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NOUN (4)

1. any of various large keen-sighted diurnal birds of prey noted for their broad wings and strong soaring flight;
[syn: eagle, bird of Jove]

2. (golf) a score of two strokes under par on a hole;

3. a former gold coin in the United States worth 10 dollars;

4. an emblem representing power;
- Example: "the Roman eagle"


VERB (2)

1. shoot two strokes under par;
- Example: "She eagled the hole"
[syn: eagle, double birdie]

2. shoot in two strokes under par;


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Eagle \Ea"gle\, n. [OE. egle, F. aigle, fr. L. aquila; prob. named from its color, fr. aquilus dark-colored, brown; cf. Lith. aklas blind. Cf. Aquiline.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) Any large, rapacious bird of the Falcon family, esp. of the genera Aquila and Hali[ae]etus. The eagle is remarkable for strength, size, graceful figure, keenness of vision, and extraordinary flight. The most noted species are the golden eagle (Aquila chrysa["e]tus); the imperial eagle of Europe (Aquila mogilnik or Aquila imperialis); the American bald eagle (Hali[ae]etus leucocephalus); the European sea eagle (Hali[ae]etus albicilla); and the great harpy eagle (Thrasaetus harpyia). The figure of the eagle, as the king of birds, is commonly used as an heraldic emblem, and also for standards and emblematic devices. See Bald eagle, Harpy, and Golden eagle. [1913 Webster] 2. A gold coin of the United States, of the value of ten dollars. [1913 Webster] 3. (Astron.) A northern constellation, containing Altair, a star of the first magnitude. See Aquila. [1913 Webster] 4. The figure of an eagle borne as an emblem on the standard of the ancient Romans, or so used upon the seal or standard of any people. [1913 Webster] Though the Roman eagle shadow thee. --Tennyson. [1913 Webster] Note: Some modern nations, as the United States, and France under the Bonapartes, have adopted the eagle as their national emblem. Russia, Austria, and Prussia have for an emblem a double-headed eagle. [1913 Webster] Bald eagle. See Bald eagle. Bold eagle. See under Bold. Double eagle, a gold coin of the United States worth twenty dollars. Eagle hawk (Zo["o]l.), a large, crested, South American hawk of the genus Morphnus. Eagle owl (Zo["o]l.), any large owl of the genus Bubo, and allied genera; as the American great horned owl (Bubo Virginianus), and the allied European species (B. maximus). See Horned owl. Eagle ray (Zo["o]l.), any large species of ray of the genus Myliobatis (esp. M. aquila). Eagle vulture (Zo["o]l.), a large West African bid (Gypohierax Angolensis), intermediate, in several respects, between the eagles and vultures. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

eagle n 1: any of various large keen-sighted diurnal birds of prey noted for their broad wings and strong soaring flight [syn: eagle, bird of Jove] 2: (golf) a score of two strokes under par on a hole 3: a former gold coin in the United States worth 10 dollars 4: an emblem representing power; "the Roman eagle" v 1: shoot two strokes under par; "She eagled the hole" [syn: eagle, double birdie] 2: shoot in two strokes under par
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

280 Moby Thesaurus words for "eagle": Argus, Hershey bar, achievement, alerion, animal charge, annulet, antelope, argent, armorial bearings, armory, arms, arrow, aviation badge, avifauna, azure, baby bird, badge, badge of office, badges, bandeau, bar, bar sinister, baton, bearings, bend, bend sinister, billet, bird, bird of Jove, bird of Juno, bird of Minerva, bird of night, bird of passage, bird of prey, birdie, birdlife, birdy, blazon, blazonry, blue darter, blue streak, bordure, brassard, broad arrow, button, cadency mark, cage bird, cannonball, canton, cap and gown, cat, chain, chain of office, chaplet, charge, chevron, chick, chicken, chief, class ring, coat of arms, cockade, cockatrice, coin, collar, coronet, courser, crescent, crest, cross, cross moline, crown, cygnet, dart, decoration, device, difference, differencing, diving bird, double eagle, doubloon, dove, dress, ducat, eagle-eyed, eaglet, electricity, emblems, ensigns, epaulet, ermine, ermines, erminites, erminois, escutcheon, express train, falcon, fasces, ferret, fess, fess point, field, figurehead, file, fish-eating bird, five-dollar gold piece, flanch, flash, fledgling, fleur-de-lis, flightless bird, fowl, fret, fruit-eating bird, fulmar, fur, fusil, game bird, garland, gazelle, gold piece, greased lightning, greyhound, griffin, guinea, gules, gyron, half crown, half eagle, hammer and sickle, hard money, hare, hash mark, hatchment, hawk, hawk-eyed, helmet, heraldic device, heraldry, honor point, impalement, impaling, inescutcheon, insect-eating bird, insignia, insignia of branch, jet plane, label, lapel pin, lark, light, lightning, lion, livery, lozenge, lynx, mace, mantle, mantling, markings, marshaling, martlet, mascle, medal, mercury, metal, migrant, migratory bird, moidore, mortarboard, motto, mullet, napoleon, nestling, nombril point, oak leaf, octofoil, old school tie, or, ordinary, organization insignia, orle, oscine bird, overseas bar, owl, pale, paly, parachute badge, passerine bird, patch, peacock, peafowl, peahen, pean, perching bird, pheon, piece, piece of money, piece of silver, pigeon, pin, pip, pound sovereign, purpure, quarter, quartering, quicksilver, ratite, regalia, ring, rocket, roll of coins, rose, rouleau, sable, saltire, scared rabbit, school ring, scutcheon, sea bird, seed-eating bird, service stripe, shamrock, sharp-eyed, sharp-sighted, shield, shore bird, shot, shoulder patch, shoulder sleeve insignia, sigillography, skull and crossbones, skylark, skyrocket, songbird, sovereign, specie, sphragistics, spread eagle, squab, staff, star, storm petrel, stormy petrel, streak, streak of lightning, stripe, striped snake, submarine badge, subordinary, swallow, swan, swastika, tartan, ten-dollar gold piece, tenne, thistle, thought, thunderbolt, tie, tincture, torrent, torse, tressure, twenty-dollar gold piece, unicorn, uniform, vair, verge, vert, wading bird, wand, warbler, water bird, waterfowl, weasel, wildfowl, wind, wreath, yale
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015):

Eagle A dBASE-like dialect bundled with Emerald Bay, sold by Migent from 1986-1988, later renamed Vulcan when Wayne Ratliff reacquired the product.
Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary:

Eagle (Herb. nesher; properly the griffon vulture or great vulture, so called from its tearing its prey with its beak), referred to for its swiftness of flight (Deut. 28:49; 2 Sam. 1:23), its mounting high in the air (Job 39:27), its strength (Ps. 103:5), its setting its nest in high places (Jer. 49:16), and its power of vision (Job 39:27-30). This "ravenous bird" is a symbol of those nations whom God employs and sends forth to do a work of destruction, sweeping away whatever is decaying and putrescent (Matt. 24:28; Isa. 46:11; Ezek. 39:4; Deut. 28:49; Jer. 4:13; 48:40). It is said that the eagle sheds his feathers in the beginning of spring, and with fresh plumage assumes the appearance of youth. To this, allusion is made in Ps. 103:5 and Isa. 40:31. God's care over his people is likened to that of the eagle in training its young to fly (Ex. 19:4; Deut. 32:11, 12). An interesting illustration is thus recorded by Sir Humphry Davy:, "I once saw a very interesting sight above the crags of Ben Nevis. Two parent eagles were teaching their offspring, two young birds, the maneuvers of flight. They began by rising from the top of the mountain in the eye of the sun. It was about mid-day, and bright for the climate. They at first made small circles, and the young birds imitated them. They paused on their wings, waiting till they had made their flight, and then took a second and larger gyration, always rising toward the sun, and enlarging their circle of flight so as to make a gradually ascending spiral. The young ones still and slowly followed, apparently flying better as they mounted; and they continued this sublime exercise, always rising till they became mere points in the air, and the young ones were lost, and afterwards their parents, to our aching sight." (See Isa. 40:31.) There have been observed in Palestine four distinct species of eagles, (1) the golden eagle (Aquila chrysaetos); (2) the spotted eagle (Aquila naevia); (3) the common species, the imperial eagle (Aquila heliaca); and (4) the Circaetos gallicus, which preys on reptiles. The eagle was unclean by the Levitical law (Lev. 11:13; Deut. 14:12).
Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856):

EAGLE, money. A gold coin of the United States, of the value of ten dollars. It weighs two hundred and fifty-eight grains. Of one thousand parts, nine hundred are of pure gold, and one hundred of all Act of January 18, 1837, 4 Sharsw. Cont. of Story's L. U. S. 2523, 4. Vide Money.
U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000):

Eagle -- U.S. County in Colorado Population (2000): 41659 Housing Units (2000): 22111 Land area (2000): 1687.875116 sq. miles (4371.576296 sq. km) Water area (2000): 3.926082 sq. miles (10.168506 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1691.801198 sq. miles (4381.744802 sq. km) Located within: Colorado (CO), FIPS 08 Location: 39.588020 N, 106.705776 W Headwords: Eagle Eagle, CO Eagle County Eagle County, CO
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Eagle, AK -- U.S. city in Alaska Population (2000): 129 Housing Units (2000): 137 Land area (2000): 1.008512 sq. miles (2.612034 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.008512 sq. miles (2.612034 sq. km) FIPS code: 20380 Located within: Alaska (AK), FIPS 02 Location: 64.786022 N, 141.199917 W ZIP Codes (1990): Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Eagle, AK Eagle
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Eagle, NE -- U.S. village in Nebraska Population (2000): 1105 Housing Units (2000): 413 Land area (2000): 0.322433 sq. miles (0.835098 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.322433 sq. miles (0.835098 sq. km) FIPS code: 14100 Located within: Nebraska (NE), FIPS 31 Location: 40.816129 N, 96.431195 W ZIP Codes (1990): 68347 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Eagle, NE Eagle
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Eagle-Vail, CO -- U.S. Census Designated Place in Colorado Population (2000): 2887 Housing Units (2000): 1482 Land area (2000): 1.975490 sq. miles (5.116495 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.975490 sq. miles (5.116495 sq. km) FIPS code: 22225 Located within: Colorado (CO), FIPS 08 Location: 39.621343 N, 106.492126 W ZIP Codes (1990): 81631 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Eagle-Vail, CO Eagle-Vail Eagle, CO Eagle
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Eagle, CO -- U.S. town in Colorado Population (2000): 3032 Housing Units (2000): 1116 Land area (2000): 2.363211 sq. miles (6.120689 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.363211 sq. miles (6.120689 sq. km) FIPS code: 22200 Located within: Colorado (CO), FIPS 08 Location: 39.650515 N, 106.827178 W ZIP Codes (1990): 81631 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Eagle, CO Eagle
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Eagle, ID -- U.S. city in Idaho Population (2000): 11085 Housing Units (2000): 4048 Land area (2000): 9.188921 sq. miles (23.799195 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.086804 sq. miles (0.224822 sq. km) Total area (2000): 9.275725 sq. miles (24.024017 sq. km) FIPS code: 23410 Located within: Idaho (ID), FIPS 16 Location: 43.693093 N, 116.346366 W ZIP Codes (1990): 83616 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Eagle, ID Eagle
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Eagle, MI -- U.S. village in Michigan Population (2000): 130 Housing Units (2000): 47 Land area (2000): 0.122504 sq. miles (0.317284 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.122504 sq. miles (0.317284 sq. km) FIPS code: 23560 Located within: Michigan (MI), FIPS 26 Location: 42.808898 N, 84.790522 W ZIP Codes (1990): 48822 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Eagle, MI Eagle
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Eagle, WI -- U.S. village in Wisconsin Population (2000): 1707 Housing Units (2000): 605 Land area (2000): 1.267688 sq. miles (3.283297 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.267688 sq. miles (3.283297 sq. km) FIPS code: 21425 Located within: Wisconsin (WI), FIPS 55 Location: 42.877595 N, 88.471918 W ZIP Codes (1990): 53119 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Eagle, WI Eagle