Pronunciation: (red'ī"),[key] —n. 1. the condition of having bloodshot eyes, as from eyestrain or lack of sleep.
2. Also,red' eye",redeye.Informal.a commercial airline flight between two distant points that departs late at night and arrives early in the morning.
3. redeye (def. 3).
—adj. Also,redeye.Informal.of or indicating a long-distance flight that leaves late at night: the red-eye special from New York to Los Angeles.
—n. 1. any of several fishes having red eyes, as the rock bass.
2. See red-eyed vireo. 3. Also,red-eye,red' eye".Slang.cheap, strong whiskey.
4. red-eye (def. 2).
5. (cap.) Mil.a shoulder-launched U.S. Army surface-to-air missile capable of destroying low-flying aircraft.