nearsighted


near·sight·ed

adjective \-ˌsī-təd\

: unable to see things that are far away : able to see things that are close more clearly than things that are far away

Full Definition of NEARSIGHTED

:  able to see near things more clearly than distant ones :  myopic
near·sight·ed·ly adverb

Examples of NEARSIGHTED

  1. <I am a little nearsighted and need to wear glasses to drive.>

First Known Use of NEARSIGHTED

1686

Related to NEARSIGHTED

Other Physiology Terms

eructation, flux, gustatory, menarche, myopia, senescence, torpor

near·sight·ed

adjective \ˈni(ə)r-ˈsīt-əd\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of NEARSIGHTED

: able to see near things more clearly than distant ones : myopic
near·sight·ed·ly adverb

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