Crossword clues for myope
The Collaborative International Dictionary
Myope \My"ope\, n. [F., fr. Gr. ?, ?; ? to close, shut the eyes + ?, ?, the eye.] A person having myopia; a myops.
Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
"short-sighted person," 1728, from French myope "short-sighted" (16c.), from Late Latin myop-, from Greek myops "short-sighted" (see myopia).
n. One who has myopia.
n. a person with myopia; a nearsighted person
Usage examples of "myope".
Mikhail Suslov had diabetic retinopathy of the eyes—he was also a high myope, very nearsighted—and they went over to fix it, and to teach some Russian docs how to do the procedure.