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farsighted

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adjective far·sight·ed \ˈfär-ˌsī-təd\

Simple Definition of farsighted

  • : able to see things that are far away more clearly than things that are near

  • : able to predict what will or might happen in the future

  • : made or done while thinking about what will happen in the future

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of farsighted

  1. 1 a :  seeing or able to see to a great distance b :  having or showing foresight or good judgment :  sagacious

  2. 2 :  affected with hyperopia

farsightedly

adverb

Examples of farsighted in a sentence

  1. plans made by farsighted city leaders

  2. <farsighted conservationists long ago realized that wilderness areas of breathtaking beauty needed to be protected from future development>



1609

First Known Use of farsighted

1609


FARSIGHTED Defined for Kids

farsighted

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adjective far·sight·ed \ˈfär-ˈsī-təd\

Definition of farsighted for Students

  1. 1 :  able to see distant things more clearly than near ones

  2. 2 :  able to judge how something will work out in the future

farsightedness

noun



Medical Dictionary

farsighted

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adjective far·sight·ed \ˈfär-ˈsīt-əd\

Medical Definition of farsighted

  1. 1:  seeing or able to see to a great distance

  2. 2:  affected with hyperopia

farsightedly

adverb




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