eyesight eyesight  /ˈaɪ ˌsaɪt/


  • (n) normal use of the faculty of vision



  1. Though it is popularly supposed that all boys who want to be airmen must have perfect eyesight, many an Army Navy air cadet knows better.
  2. Milton Reeves had a very hard head and, apparently, very poor eyesight.
  3. At 82, Nuon Chea's eyesight is failing and most days he sports large, dark sunglasses.


  1. In the field: Outdoor Slam offers activities for all ages

    Help improve your child’s eyesight by bringing them to the Summer Outdoor Slam this Saturday at Curt Gowdy State Park. A recent study published by Science News finds that when children spend time outdoors, it helps prevent or minimize nearsightedness.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Laramie Boomerang

  2. eyeSight software uses standard cameras to power 3D gesture controls (video)

    Turning regular ol' devices into motion-activated wonders is all the rage these days, and a company called eyeSight is determined to stand out from the pack. The brains behind eyeSight claim to have developed a purely software-based solution for equipping PCs, TVs and mobile devices with 3D gesture controls using existing standard cameras. It sounds like a pretty sweet deal, but it all comes ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Engadget

  3. eyeSight Powers 3D Gesture Control with a Standard Camera

    eyeSight Technologies, a leading provider of gesture recognition technology, has announced today that its newest gesture control solution can detect depth and simulate 3D tracking
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance


  1. "Certain things diminish with age: your eyesight, the color of your hair, the amount of hair," Martin said. "One of the things that really happens when you get my age, to race car drivers, is it's very common for that burning fire and desire,...
    on Feb 9, 2009 By: Mark Martin Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "I know how to do it, but I think I'd try to do things that I'm really not capable of doing (like) when I was back younger. Your eyesight and reflexes slow down. I'd try to do something that would be impossible for me to do at my age. But I loved...
    on May 14, 2008 By: AJ Foyt Source: Chicago Tribune

  3. "The overload was really powerful, but nobody fainted or lost eyesight," Yurchikhin said. "I remember the overload going to 8.5 or 8.6 G."
    on Oct 23, 2007 By: Fyodor Yurchikhin Source: Washington Post

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