spectacles

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈspɛktəkl̩z/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: spec‧ta‧cles

NounEdit

spectacles pl (plural only)

  1. plural of spectacle
  2. (plural only, formal) A pair of lenses set in a frame worn on the nose and ears in order to correct deficiencies in eyesight or to ornament the face.
  3. (cricket) Synonym of pair (score of zero runs in both innings)

Derived termsEdit

  • specky (someone who wears them)

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NounEdit

spectacles m

  1. plural of spectacle