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Synonyms for shortsightednessshort·sight·ed·ness

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. myopia, nearsightedness, shortsightednessnoun

    (ophthalmology) eyesight abnormality resulting from the eye's faulty refractive ability; distant objects appear blurred

    Synonyms:
    improvidence, nearsightedness, myopia

  2. improvidence, shortsightednessnoun

    a lack of prudence and care by someone in the management of resources

    Synonyms:
    improvidence, nearsightedness, myopia

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "shortsightedness":

    short-sightedness, myopia

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. shortsightedness

    Synonyms:
    Myopia, see there

  2. shortsightedness

    Synonyms:
    Myopia, nearsightedness§

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How to use shortsightedness in a sentence?

  1. Mo Canady:

    What happened last Monday is atrocious. I dont now how someone who wears a uniform, like I used to do, could get to that point. Thats evil, but ... I think theres some shortsightedness here. When its done right, the SRO program really is the epitome of community-based policing. I hate to see the baby thrown out with the bathwater.

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