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shortsighted

short·sight·ed

shortsighted

 
pronunciation:
short saI tihd
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: unable to evaluate future consequences of present actions; lacking foresight.
synonyms:
myopic
antonyms:
farsighted, long-sighted, prudent
similar words:
heedless, ill-advised, ill-considered, impolitic, improvident, imprudent, incautious, injudicious, precipitate, rash, reckless, unwise
definition 2: unable to see distant objects clearly; nearsighted.
synonyms:
myopic, nearsighted
antonyms:
farsighted, long-sighted
similar words:
purblind
derivations: shortsightedly (adv.), shortsightedness (n.)
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