Meaning of far-sighted in English:


Pronunciation /ˌfɑːˈsʌɪtɪd/

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  • 1North American Unable to see things clearly, especially if they are relatively close to the eyes; long-sighted.

    1. 1.1Seeing or able to see for a great distance.
    2. 1.2Having or showing imagination or foresight.
      ‘a far-sighted businessman’
      • ‘far-sighted ideas on education’