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shortsighted

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1 able to see near things more clearly than distant ones
  • because she's so shortsighted, she's forced to wear her glasses every waking moment

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2 not thinking about and providing for the future
  • shortsighted investors who failed to see that the boom couldn't last

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The first known use of shortsighted was in 1622

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“Shortsighted.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shortsighted. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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