Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

astigmatic

play
adjective as·tig·mat·ic \ˌas-tig-ˈma-tik\

Definition of astigmatic

  1. 1 :  affected with, relating to, or correcting astigmatism

  2. 2 :  showing incapacity for observation or discrimination <an astigmatic fanaticism, a disregard for the facts — New York Herald Tribune>

astigmatic

noun



Medical Dictionary

1

astigmatic

play
adjective as·tig·mat·ic \ˌas-tig-ˈmat-ik\

Medical Definition of astigmatic

  1. :  affected with, relating to, or correcting astigmatism




2

astigmatic

noun as·tig·mat·ic

Medical Definition of astigmatic

  1. :  a person affected with astigmatism




Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up astigmatic? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a talk on a religious or moral theme

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

lavender-fields-in-france

Which of these is a synonym of caesura?

interruption rebellion megillah torrent
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ