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  1. shallow-brained

    lacking imagination of foresight

    Submitted by anonymous on August 16, 2020  

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. short-sightedadjective

    Synonyms:
    myopic, near-sighted, unwise, impudent, indiscreet

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  1. List of paraphrases for "short-sighted":

    shortsighted, myopic, short-term, blinkered, blind, parochial

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. short-sighted

    Synonyms:
    Myopic

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#4246blind
#4775stupid
#10283shallow
#13293dull
#35790parochial
#38606idiotic
#59855myopic
#87130shortsighted
#98357imbecile
#104497unintelligent
#143096stolid
#145676blinkered

How to use short-sighted in a sentence?

  1. Theodore Krintas:

    Today, due to capital controls, they cannot do it. But this is short sighted because at some point capital controls will be lifted.

  2. Eddie Bernice Johnson:

    I would like America to continue to strive to achieve the challenging and inspiring goal of landing astronauts on Mars, and if the Moon is an essential interim step, then I would support going there too, however, I am not prepared to cannibalize the rest of NASA's program or force the agency into taking foolhardy risks or making short-sighted plans simply to meet an arbitrary deadline.

  3. President Petro Poroshenko:

    The time of ill-considered pacifism and short-sighted neglect of the defense issues have now receded into the past.

  4. Cristobal Alex:

    These attacks against Secretary Castro are completely unfounded, short sighted, and only serve to pit us against each other.

  5. Karyn Cavanaugh:

    I think it's a little short-sighted for investors to be piling out of U.S. equities.


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