- The definition of nearsighted is someone who clearly sees things that are close, but has difficulty seeing far away objects.
An example of someone nearsighted is a person who wears glasses in order to see the movie screen.
having better vision for near objects than for distant ones; myopic
Unable to see distant objects clearly; myopic.
(comparative more nearsighted, superlative most nearsighted)
- Alternative form of near-sighted.