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synonyms for near-sighted

  • astigmatic
  • blind
  • careless
  • foolish
  • headlong
  • ill-advised
  • ill-considered
  • imperceptive
  • impolitic
  • impractical
  • improvident
  • imprudent
  • injudicious
  • myopic
  • rash
  • stupid
  • unsagacious
  • unwary
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How to use near-sighted in a sentence

The country is well inhabited, for it contains fifty-one cities, near a hundred walled towns, and a great number of villages.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
The two women had no intention of bathing; they had just strolled down to the beach for a walk and to be alone and near the water.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
There was a lathe near the spot where David Arden stood, and shavings and splinters under his feet.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
Madame Ratignolle laid her hand over that of Mrs. Pontellier, which was near her.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Edmund de la Pole, earl of Suffolk, on account of his near relationship to the house of York, beheaded.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Bernard, professing great alacrity, looked about him; but he still lingered near his companions.
CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
But, instead of following up their victory, the half-resolute rioters camped near Guadalupe for the night.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
Three days before these tempests commenced they sighted the capitana, but never saw her again.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
The children of sinners become children of abominations, and they that converse near the houses of the ungodly.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
This tiny person spent little or none of his time in the tree-tops, but chose to stay near the ground.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
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WORDS RELATED TO NEAR-SIGHTED

  • astigmatic
  • blind
  • careless
  • foolish
  • headlong
  • ill-advised
  • ill-considered
  • imperceptive
  • impolitic
  • impractical
  • improvident
  • imprudent
  • injudicious
  • myopic
  • near-sighted
  • rash
  • stupid
  • unsagacious
  • unwary
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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