Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun bull's_eye

3 senses of bull's eye

Sense 1
bull's eye -- (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")
       => score -- (the act of scoring in a game or sport; "the winning score came with less than a minute left to play")

Sense 2
bull's eye, bull -- (the center of a target)
       => center, centre, midpoint -- (a point equidistant from the ends of a line or the extremities of a figure)

Sense 3
bell ringer, bull's eye, mark, home run -- (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")
       => success -- (an attainment that is successful; "his success in the marathon was unexpected"; "his new play was a great success")

1 sense of bull's-eye

Sense 1
dark lantern, bull's-eye -- (a lantern with a single opening and a sliding panel that can be closed to conceal the light)
       => lantern -- (light in a transparent protective case)

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