Synonyms of short-sighted in English:



  • 1 a short-sighted neighbour asked me what the flowers were
    North American nearsighted
    archaic purblind
    [Antonyms] long-sighted, normal-sighted
  • 2 short-sighted critics will no doubt dismiss this film as trash
    narrow-minded, narrow, unimaginative, lacking foresight, improvident, unadventurous, small-minded, short-term, insular, parochial, provincial
    [Antonyms] far-sighted, imaginative
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