- (General American) IPA(key): /ˈɡlæsɪz/
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈɡlɑːsɪz/
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- Rhymes: -ɑːsɪz
- A sight-improving lens for a single eye is a monocle.
- Though confusion is unlikely, clarity as to quantity is improved by using the expressions "a pair of glasses" (or "a pair of eyeglasses") or "(however many) pairs of eyeglasses".
plural of "glass" — see glass
spectacles — see spectacles