goggle-eye

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n goggle-eye of Atlantic coastal waters; commonly used for bait
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Goggle-eye (Zoöl) One of two or more species of American fresh-water fishes of the family Centrarchidæ, esp. Chænobryttus antistius, of Lake Michigan and adjacent waters, and Ambloplites rupestris, of the Great Lakes and Mississippi Valley; -- so called from their prominent eyes.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n goggle-eye A prominent squinting or staring eye.
    • n goggle-eye Squinting; strabismus.
    • n goggle-eye The rock-bass, a centrarchid fish.
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Usage

In literature:

GOGGLE-EYE PERCH, love of offspring in, 138; homing sense in, 200.
"The Dawn of Reason" by James Weir
The vague, goggling eyes which were turned always upon me were cold and merciless in their viscid hatred.
"Danger! and Other Stories" by Arthur Conan Doyle
The four men stared, goggle-eyed.
"Masters of Space" by Edward Elmer Smith
Then the surface was broken with a gurgle, and the goggle-eyes appeared.
"Under the Waves" by R M Ballantyne
He had goggling, bloodshot eyes, mangy moustaches, and a broken nose.
"Masterpieces of Mystery" by Various
Wear goggles to keep lead and acid out of your eyes.
"The Automobile Storage Battery" by O. A. Witte
Thin, bent legs, a body like a cask and a bulging forehead with goggling eyes.
"Astounding Stories, April, 1931" by Various
I'd have to get a pair of goggles to hide my eyes.
"Claim Number One" by George W. (George Washington) Ogden
Lean, togged in dark clothes and with one goggle eye.
"The Exploits of Juve" by Pierre Souvestre and Marcel Allain
Stanton stood still, trying to probe the luminescent gloom that the goggles he wore brought to his eyes.
"Anything You Can Do" by Gordon Randall Garrett
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In poetry:

Dark the sea was: but I saw him,
One great head with goggle eyes,
Like a diabolic cherub
Flying in those fallen skies.
"The Fish" by Gilbert Keith Chesterton
But why did I kill him? Why? Why?
In the small, gilded room, near the stair?
My ears rack and throb with his cry,
And his eyes goggle under his hair,
As my fingers sink into the fair
White skin of his throat. It was I!
"After Hearing A Waltz" by Amy Lowell

In news:

The Sightmark Ghost Hunter Night Vision Goggle Kit is a dual-tube system that offers a more comfortable viewing system that's easier on the eyes and provides more detail than a single-tube system.
Already known as one of the best baits for game fish, the goggle-eye made perfect sense for a Williamson Live bait.
However, the Williamson Goggle Eye adds even more flash than the real thing thanks to its extra-large 3-D holographic eyes and embedded holographic foil.
A few donned eye goggles and snorkels.
The comic's mouth is pursed, his goggle eyes burst wide, his message unchanged: no respect.
Blake 's pirates, goggle-eyed and snaggle-toothed, finger their loot with dopey smiles as Rosie and Stickerino approach.
When working with forensic light sources, goggles & filtration are necessary to protect your eyes & to enhance the effect of the light in use.
Strap on the headset and adjust the goggle to your eyes.
California outerwear and gear company Oakley unveiled its brand new Airwave, a goggle that flashes all the information you could ever want—and probably a lot you don't need—directly in front of your eyes.
A Superhero's-Eye View of the World: Flying a Drone With Video Goggles .
His pro model goggle is less like a goggle and more like an eye visor.
Google's Goggles : Is The Future Right Before Our Eyes.
Jeanne Mixon, the wife of the New York Times national correspondent John Schwartz, arrived home one afternoon to find their 13-year-old son Joe incoherent, "goggle-eyed" and naked in the bathroom.
Special protection — Other types of protection , such as helmets or goggles with special filters to protect the eyes from optical radiation exposure, should be used for tasks such as welding or working with lasers.
The company offers personal protective equipment, including goggles, protective glasses, emergency eye wash, and fall-arrest equipment.
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