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bull's eye Explained

bull's eye at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

bull's eye
n 1: in target shooting: a score made by hitting the center of
the target; "in repeated sets of five shots his numbers
of bull's-eyes varied"
2: the center of a target [syn: {bull}]
3: something that exactly succeeds in achieving its goal; "the
new advertising campaign was a bell ringer"; "scored a
bull's eye"; "hit the mark"; "the president's speech was a
home run" [syn: {bell ringer}, {mark}, {home run}]

bull's eye at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

From the shape of the key plate or vignette

Noun

Inter: en-noun » head=bull's eye|pl=bull's eyes, rarely used in singular
  • The nickname of the first postage stamps produced in Brazil in from 1843.

    See also

    * bullseye
    • goat's eye

      References

      * Douglas and Mary Patrick, The Musson Stamp Dictionary, Toronto, Musson Book Company, 1972.


    Category: Category:en:Philately -
    Translation: fr » bull's eye
    Translation: kn » bull's eye