long-sighted

[ lawng-sahy-tid, long- ]
/ ˈlɔŋˈsaɪ tɪd, ˈlɒŋ- /

adjective

farsighted; hypermetropic.
having great foresight; foreseeing remote results.

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Origin of long-sighted

First recorded in 1780–90

OTHER WORDS FROM long-sighted

long-sight·ed·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for long-sighted

long-sighted

adjective

related to or suffering from hyperopia
able to see distant objects in focus
having foresight

Derived forms of long-sighted

long-sightedly, adverblong-sightedness, noun
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