Meaning of quizzing glass in English:

quizzing glass

noun

historical
  • A single eyeglass, with or without an attached handle; a monocle.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in European Magazine & London Review. From quizzing + glass.

Pronunciation

quizzing glass

/ˈkwɪzɪŋ ˌɡlɑːs/ /ˈkwɪzɪŋ ˌɡlas/