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

short sight

noun

Definition of short sight

  1. :  myopia



Circa 1829

First Known Use of short sight

circa 1829


Medical Dictionary

short sight

noun

Medical Definition of short sight

  1. :  myopia




Learn More about short sight

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of short sight


Seen and Heard

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

WORD OF THE DAY

to criticize in a loud and angry way

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

confounded-person

Which is a synonym of indolent?

lazy frenetic philistine melancholy
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