eyestrain

noun eye·strain \ ˈī-ˌstrān \

Definition of eyestrain

: weariness or a strained state of the eye

Examples of eyestrain in a Sentence

  1. After looking at the computer screen all day she had eyestrain and a stiff neck.

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First Known Use of eyestrain

1874


EYESTRAIN Defined for English Language Learners

eyestrain

noun

Definition of eyestrain for English Language Learners

  • : a tired and unpleasant feeling in your eyes


Medical Dictionary

eyestrain

noun eye·strain \ ˈī-ˌstrān \

medical Definition of eyestrain

: weariness or a strained state of the eye


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