Simple Definition of shortsighted
: not considering what will or might happen in the future
: made or done without thinking about what will happen in the future
Full Definition of shortsighted
1 : lacking foresight
2 : nearsighted
Examples of shortsighted
shortsighted politicians who only care about how they do in the next election
The plan was dangerously shortsighted.
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