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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

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

far·sight·ed·ly adverb

Examples of farsighted

  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


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

  3. far·sight·ed·ly adverb





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