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far-seeing
Pronunciation: /ˈfɑrˌsiɪŋ/

adjective

  • farsighted 1
    Example sentences
    • It took wise and far-seeing leaders to discern that major events were in the offing, requiring novel thinking.
    • For example, do we take it for granted that those in power are far more intelligent and far-seeing than we are?
    • He has something else in mind: ‘No one ever discusses the public, except to say how brilliant, wise, and far-seeing they are,’ he says.

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