Examples of farsightedness in a Sentence
thanks to our farsightedness, we had sufficient emergency supplies when the storm knocked out our power
Recent Examples of farsightedness from the Web
Of the overall cases, 69 percent arose from simple uncorrected refractive errors, which include myopia (nearsightedness), hyperopia (farsightedness) and astigmatism (blurry vision up close, far away or both).
Presbyopia is farsightedness that usually occurs as people age.
Otherwise, my children will take their children to Arlington and teach them not about the worth of their ancestors’ sacrifices, or the farsightedness of JFK’s policy, but the ultimate futility of both.
But there's a flip side to such farsightedness that shows up again and again in the history of innovation: the blind spots, the possibilities that somehow escaped our field of vision but that, in retrospect, seem glaringly obvious.
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First Known Use of farsightedness
Synonymsforesight, foresightedness, forethought, prescience, providence, vision
Antonymsimprovidence, myopia, shortsightedness
Related Wordsprecaution, premeditation; discernment, discretion, insight, perception, perceptiveness, prudence, sagaciousness, sagacity, sageness, sapience, wisdom
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