Definition of Farsighted

1. Adjective. Able to see distant objects clearly.




2. Adjective. Planning prudently for the future. "Took a long view of the geopolitical issues"

Definition of Farsighted

1. a. Seeing to great distance; hence, of good judgment regarding the remote effects of actions; sagacious.

Definition of Farsighted

1. Adjective. Being unable to focus with one's eyes on near objects; presbyopic. ¹

2. Adjective. Being considerate about the future with respect to one's own plans or deeds; showing anticipation. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Farsighted

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Medical Definition of Farsighted

1. 1. Seeing to great distance; hence, of good judgment regarding the remote effects of actions; sagacious. 2. Hypermetropic. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Farsighted

farrucas
farry
fars
farsang
farsangs
farse
farsed
farsee
farseeing
farseer
farseers
farses
farsides
farsight
farsighted (current term)
farsightedly
farsightedness
farsing
farspeak
farspeaker
farspeakers
farspeaking
farspeaks
farspoke
farspoken
farstretched

Literary usage of Farsighted

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1. History of the Western Reserve by Harry Gardner Cutler, Harriet Taylor Upton (1910)
"Conspicuous ‘among the earlier settlers of the Western Reserve was Norman Webster, a man of strong individuality, clear headed and farsighted, who became ..."

2. Old Truths Newly Illustrated by Henry Graham (1904)
"Nearsighted and farsighted Christians Some persons are nearsighted. ... Other persons are farsighted. For them the poet expressed a great truth when he ..."

3. Report of the Joint Committee of the Senate and Assembly of the State of New by Edwin A. Merritt, Edwin A. Merritt, Jr (1911)
"While, however, we are waiting for the time when we shall be farsighted and intelligent enough to attack this problem directly, we must recognize that we ..."

4. Pax Economica, Freedom of International Exchange the Sole Method for the by Henri! Lambert (1917)
"THE ONLY farsighted POLICY: To LIVE AND LET LIVE Is it too late, or can it be too soon, for a general admission of guilt? ..."

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