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poor eyesight

This page is about the collocation poor eyesight

collocation pattern: adjective + noun

Meaning

not very good eyesight

For example

  • The older I got, the poorer my eyesight became.

  • I didn't realise my eyesight was so poor until I got a pair of glasses.

Note:
A related collocation is "poor hearing"

Quick Quiz

Margaret's got fairly poor eyesight. She

a. can't afford expensive glasses

b. can't see very clearly

c. can't see at all

Contributor: Matt Errey