Definition of oxeye in English:

oxeye

Pronunciation /ˈäksˌī/ /ˈɑksˌaɪ/

noun

  • A yellow-flowered North American plant of the daisy family.

    Heliopsis helianthoides, family Compositae

    ‘I love rudbeckias of all sizes, shastas similarly, colourful chrysanthemums and coreopsis, marguerites, ox-eyes, osteospermums; the list is almost endless.’
    • ‘A daisy is the day's eye, and an ox-eye is a type of chrysanthemum that looks like a daisy, although confusingly the Michaelmas daisy is an aster, because it resembles a star.’