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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Unable to see far; myopic; Also: Dealing with things that are happening now but failing to consider what will happen in the future.

Usage examples (39)
  • Cable showed what a short-sighted theory that was.
  • This was not only craven of CBS but short-sighted.
  • Such jealousy is a strangely short-sighted mistake.
  • What kind of short-sighted people vote out the maid? for more
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