Thesaurus

optic

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of optic

of, relating to, or used in vision
  • the optic nerve

Synonyms for optic

Words Related to optic

Antonyms for optic

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about optic

Time Traveler for optic

Time Traveler

The first known use of optic was in the 15th century

See more words from the same century

Cite this Entry

“Optic.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/optic. Accessed 8 December 2019.

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on optic

Dictionary: Definition of optic

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with optic

Medical Dictionary: Definition of optic

Spanish Central: Translation of optic

Nglish: Translation of optic for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of optic for Arabic Speakers

Comments on optic

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

WORD OF THE DAY

to constrict the range or activity of

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Semantic Drift Quiz

  • a twisty river
  • Which of the following was once a synonym for fun?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!