Meaning of “half-moon glasses” in the English Dictionary

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"half-moon glasses" in British English

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half-moon glassesnoun [ plural ]

uk /ˌhɑːf.muːn ˈɡlɑː.sɪz/ us /ˌhæf.muːn ˈɡlæs.ɪz/ UK

glasses with lenses shaped like half circles, used for reading:

She peered over her half-moon glasses at me and asked why I was so late.

(Definition of “half-moon glasses” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)