Definition of glasses in English:

glasses

Syllabification: glass·es
Pronunciation: /ˈglasiz
 
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noun

  • 1A pair of lenses set in a frame resting on the nose and ears, used to correct or assist defective eyesight or protect the eyes.
    More example sentences
    • She stood in the hallway in another one of her typical flowing dresses, her hair tied up this time and a small pair of silver glasses resting on her nose.
    • This teenager held a buff build and tall lean body with brown hair was spiked and wire frame glasses rested on his nose.
    • Silver framed glasses rested on the tip of her nose, her short hair being tousled by the brisk winds.
    Synonyms
    eyeglasses, eyewear, spectacles
    informal specs
    bifocals
  • 1.1A pair of binoculars.
    More example sentences
    • Some of them would scan the beach with powerful binoculars and night glasses, focussing on the couples.
    • Others around the rim of the valley took up the cry and commanders with binoculars trained their glasses on the sea.
    • He pulled out a small pair of binoculars that doubled as night vision glasses and headed towards the edge of the rock face.

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