Definition of shortsighted
1 : lacking foresight
2 : nearsighted
Examples of shortsighted in a sentence
shortsighted politicians who only care about how they do in the next election
The plan was dangerously shortsighted.
First Known Use of shortsighted
SHORTSIGHTED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of shortsighted for English Language Learners
: not considering what will or might happen in the future
: made or done without thinking about what will happen in the future
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