Search Result for "longsighted":
1. capable of seeing to a great distance;
[syn: eagle-eyed, keen-sighted, farseeing, longsighted]
2. planning prudently for the future;
- Example: "large goals that required farsighted policies"
- Example: "took a long view of the geopolitical issues"
[syn: farseeing, farsighted, foresighted, foresightful, prospicient, long, longsighted]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Long-sighted \Long"-sight`ed\, a. 1. Able to see objects at a great distance; hence, having great foresight; sagacious; farseeing. [1913 Webster] 2. Able to see objects distinctly at a distance, but not close at hand; hypermetropic. [1913 Webster]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
57 Moby Thesaurus words for "longsighted": acute, anticipant, anticipatory, apperceptive, appercipient, argute, asquint, astigmatic, astute, blink-eyed, blinking, blinky, clairvoyant, cogent, discerning, divinatory, farseeing, farsighted, forehanded, foreknowing, foreseeing, foresighted, forethoughted, forethoughtful, incisive, intuitive, longheaded, mope-eyed, myopic, nearsighted, penetrating, perceptive, percipient, perspicacious, perspicuous, piercing, poor-sighted, precognitive, precognizant, prepared, presbyopic, prescient, provident, providential, prudent, ready, sagacious, shortsighted, squinch-eyed, squint-eyed, squinting, squinty, strabismal, strabismic, trenchant, understanding, winking