binoculars binoculars  /bə ˈnɑk jə lərz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an optical instrument designed for simultaneous use by both eyes

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Scanning the moonless heavens with his binoculars, Morris sighted a faint light source.
  2. The binoculars were broken, the camera dented.
  3. As a get-well present, Tom Hanks, who plays Wilson in the movie, gave him the binoculars he used in Saving Private Ryan, which had been Wilson's all-time favorite flick.

News

  1. Former Honolulu cop arrested for stealing DEA property

     A former Honolulu police officer has been arrested for allegedly possessing stolen U.S. government property taken from a Drug Enforcement Administration agent's vehicle.      A DEA special agent says in a criminal complaint that his vehicle was burglarized. Stolen items included a bulletproof vest with DEA patches, a police emergency visor light, binoculars and a DEA dashboard placard. He says ...
    on June 23, 2013     Source: KITV Honolulu

  2. Flooding forces 75,000 from west Canada homes

    Firefighter Cole Crawford peers through binoculars at flood waters that spilled over a highway 543 north of High River, Alberta, Canada on Friday, June 21, 2013. The rescued passengers spent the night
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Idaho Press-Tribune

  3. OpticsPlanet Stays Grounded with Zeiss Terra Optics

    OpticsPlanet is proud to introduce a brand new line of optics from Zeiss. The Zeiss Terra binoculars and riflescopes feature vivid, unparalleled clarity to OpticsPlanet's line of hunting and outdoors gear. (PRWeb June 20, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10856276.htm
    on June 21, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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Quotes

  1. Donald, perhaps South Africa's greatest fast bowler with 330 wickets in 72 Tests, says: "I went down to the ground specifically to have a look at Freddie. I sat on the scaffolding with my binoculars to have a look at him bowling. He talked to me...
    on Aug 5, 2007 By: Allan Donald Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. "A pair of binoculars staring down the barrel of the hitting area, I don't think any team would take too kindly to that," Tracy said. "You can come up with all kinds of reasons, but are we to believe that or believe that they are trying to...
    on May 13, 2010 By: Jim Tracy Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

  3. Muller told the Sun newspaper, "You feel like an ape in the zoo. The Poles come with their binoculars, stare and swear."
    on Jul 29, 2008 By: Ines Müller Source: AHN

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