pince-nez[ pans-ney, pins-; French pans-ney ]SEE DEFINITION OF pince-nez
Synonyms for pince-nez
- contact lenses
- pair of glasses
- reading glasses
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PINCE-NEZ
His dark eyes sparkle with inquisitiveness behind the pince-nez.
The scything had begun, and she took off her pince-nez to watch it.
The little lady tapped Roma's arm with her pince-nez and laughed.
The secretary, who had once been a governess, adjusted her pince-nez and took a note.
Presently he took off his pince-nez and put them into his pocket.
"Go and look for my pince-nez, my dear," said Mrs. Clibborn, turning to Mary.
The Premier put on his pince-nez and warmed his hands at the fire.
Edna adapted her pince-nez and turned perfunctorily for a moment.
She put on her pince-nez again, and went out to the head of the staircase.
Little Pye turned his pince-nez on me as the attendant advanced.