half–glasses

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plural noun half–glass·es \ˈhaf-ˈgla-səz, ˈhäf-\

Definition of half–glasses

  1. :  eyeglasses for reading that have about half the vertical dimension of typical eyeglasses

1971

First Known Use of half–glasses

1971


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