Definition of myopism in US English:

myopism

noun

  • Myopia; an instance or example of this. Now chiefly figurative.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in William Dunlap (1766–1839). From myope + -ism. Compare French myopisme.

Pronunciation

myopism

/ˈmʌɪəpɪz(ə)m/