Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A freshwater food and game fish (Stizostedium vitreum) of North America, having large staring eyes. Also called dory2, walleyed pike.
  • n. Exotropia.
  • n. An eye affected with exotropia. Often used in the plural.
  • n. An eye with a light-colored iris or white or opaque cornea.

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  • n. One or a pair of sideways-looking misaligned eyes.
  • n. An unusually pale eye.
  • n. A species of gamefish, Sander vitreus, native to the Northern U.S. and Canada with pale, reflective eyes.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

Back-formation from walleyed.

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wall +‎ eye

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  • noun. Veterinary Pathology. An eye, especially of a dog, with a whitish iris or a white opacity of the cornea. Also: watcheye.

    June 10, 2015

  • walleyed pike, dory

    August 1, 2007