eyesight

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noun eye·sight \ˈī-ˌsīt\

Definition of eyesight

  1. 1 :  sight 4a

  2. 2 archaic :  observation 1

Examples of eyesight in a Sentence

  1. He wears glasses because his eyesight is not good.

  2. the keen eyesight of a bird of prey

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First Known Use of eyesight

13th century


EYESIGHT Defined for English Language Learners

eyesight

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Definition of eyesight for English Language Learners

  • : the ability to see : sight or vision


EYESIGHT Defined for Kids

eyesight

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noun eye·sight \ˈī-ˌsīt\

Definition of eyesight for Students

  1. :  1sight 4, vision


Medical Dictionary

eyesight

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noun eye·sight \ˈī-ˌsīt\

Medical Definition of eyesight

  1. :  sight 2



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