Share this entry

eye drops Line breaks: eye drops

Definition of eye drops in English:

plural noun

Liquid medication to be applied in very small amounts to the eyeball.
Example sentences
  • As antibiotics are ineffective against viruses, antibiotic eye drops will not help cure viral conjunctivitis.
  • Vera occasionally has to use eye drops.
  • Immediately after using the eye drops, wash your hands to remove any medicine that may be on them.

Definition of eye drops in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources