Part of speech: noun

An eyeglass for one eye.

Share it on:

Usage examples "monocle":

  1. Kollomietzev felt it too; he removed his monocle, turned away, and tried to laugh carelessly- but it did not come off somehow. - "Virgin Soil", Ivan S. Turgenev.
  2. Also in a casket of trifles that had knocked about in my box I had the good fortune to find the monocle that the Honourable George had discarded some years before on the ground that it was " bally nonsense." - "Ruggles of Red Gap", Harry Leon Wilson.
  3. Dysart is the only man who looks the real thing- or would if he'd remove that monocle. - "The Danger Mark", Robert W. Chambers.