redeye


redeye
/red"uy'/, n., pl. redeyes, (esp. collectively) redeye for 1, 2; adj.
n.
1. any of several fishes having red eyes, as the rock bass.
3. Also, red-eye, red eye. Slang. cheap, strong whiskey.
4. red-eye (def. 2).
5. (cap.) Mil. a shoulder-launched U.S. Army surface-to-air missile capable of destroying low-flying aircraft.
6. red-eye (def. 4).
adj.
7. red-eye.
[1665-75; 1920-25, for def. 3; RED1 + EYE]

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