BULL'S EYE - "There are many plausible ways to explain this term, all of them based on a bull's eye, which is about the same size as the small black. I was told that central area of a target was named after this. although why the imperfection in glass was called bullseye I've no idea!. Bullseye definition, the circular spot, usually black or outlined in black, at the center of a target marked with concentric circles and So called for size and color. The bullseye was the silhouette, life size, of a man lying prone and firing at me. This, too, comes from the days of archery. Keyara How fast can a dog run? I have seen the movie it is really great and I have shot a bow and arrow it was cool I think tommorrow's wonder will be about dogs. Personally, I never even wondered where that term came from. Henceforth, the smallest and hardest part on a dartbo … ard to hit is the "bullseye. Henceforth, the smallest and hardest part on a dartboard to hit is the "bullseye. That's quite an accomplishment! This coin was in circulation in the early s, about the time bull's-eye targets were introduced, and it would seem more logical to name the target centers after flat coins than after the round eye of a bull. Scrabble Words With Friends. Be absolutely right, as in Your remark about finances hit the bull's-eye , or Jane hit the mark with her idea for shuffling personnel , or The governor's speech on attracting new businesses hit the nail on the head. Free Tools For surfers: We hope you'll give it a shot someday! Home Groups Stories Questions People Sign In. Hey there, Wonder Friend Superman! One and done sighting with UNO app. We sure do enjoy archery, just like you, Jade! Plus my cousin use to be a championship of the bullseye thing on !