Definitions for nearsightedˈnɪərˌsaɪ tɪd, -ˈsaɪ-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

near•sight•edˈnɪərˌsaɪ tɪd, -ˈsaɪ-(adj.)

  1. seeing distinctly at a short distance only; myopic.

  2. Ref: shortsighted (def. 2). 2

Origin of nearsighted:

1680–90

near′sight`ed•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. nearsighted, shortsighted, myopic(adj)

    unable to see distant objects clearly

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nearsighted(adj)

    seeing distinctly at short distances only; shortsighted

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