Definition of red-eyed in English:


Pronunciation /ˈrɛdʌɪd/

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  • 1That has the iris of a red colour.

  • 2In the names of birds: having red eyes, or eyes surrounded by a red ring.

  • 3In the names of insects, fishes, etc.: having red eyes or eyelike markings.

  • 4That has the eyelids reddened by tears, lack of sleep, etc.


Early 17th century; earliest use found in George Chapman (?1560–1634), poet and playwright. From red + eyed.