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Synonyms for shortsighted
ˈʃɔrtˈsaɪ tɪd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. short, shortsighted, unforesightful, myopic(adj)

    lacking foresight or scope

    "a short view of the problem"; "shortsighted policies"; "shortsighted critics derided the plan"; "myopic thinking"

    Synonyms:
    unadvisable, inadvisable

  2. ill-considered, ill-judged, improvident, shortsighted(adj)

    not given careful consideration

    "ill-considered actions often result in disaster"; "an ill-judged attempt"

    Synonyms:
    unalterable, unvarying, constant, immutable, changeless, invariant, inalterable

    Antonyms:
    changeful, alterable, changeable, commutable

  3. nearsighted, shortsighted, myopic(adj)

    unable to see distant objects clearly

    Antonyms:
    reportable

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "shortsighted":

    short-sighted, myopic, blinkered, short-term

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How to use shortsighted in a sentence?

  1. Ryan Wiggins:

    I think it's interesting that Ted Cruz would harm someone that is trying to help the party right now, politics is playing a long game, and that's a very, very shortsighted view of a long game.

  2. White House spokesman Josh Earnest:

    I think it would be shortsighted to reduce the relationship between our two countries to just one issue.

  3. Kevin McCarthy:

    Given the political misdirections that have marred this process, given the now duplicative and potentially counterproductive nature of this effort, and given the Speaker's shortsighted scope that does not examine interrelated forms of political violence in America, I can not support this legislation.

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