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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:
    ill-considered, ill-judged, poor, short(p), brusk, unforesightful, curt, improvident, unretentive, nearsighted, myopic, short, scant(p), inadequate, light, brusque, little, forgetful

    Antonyms:
    provident, prudent

  2. nearsighted, shortsighted, myopic(adj)

    unable to see distant objects clearly

    Synonyms:
    ill-considered, myopic, short, nearsighted, ill-judged, improvident, unforesightful

    Antonyms:
    provident, prudent

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

    not given careful consideration

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

    Synonyms:
    ill-considered, myopic, short, nearsighted, ill-judged, improvident, unforesightful

    Antonyms:
    prudent, provident

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    short-sighted, myopic, blinkered, short-term

How to pronounce shortsighted?

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How to say shortsighted in sign language?

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How to use shortsighted in a sentence?

  1. White House spokesman Josh Earnest:

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

  2. 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.

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