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synonyms for sharp-sighted

  • astute
  • brainy
  • intelligent
  • perceptive
  • shrewd
  • acute
  • agile
  • alert
  • apt
  • bright
  • brilliant
  • canny
  • clever
  • facetious
  • humorous
  • keen
  • knowing
  • nimble-witted
  • on the ball
  • penetrating
  • penetrative
  • prompt
  • quick
  • quick on the draw
  • quick on the uptake
  • ready
  • savvy
  • sharp
  • sharp as a tack
  • sharp-witted
  • slick
  • whiz
  • wired
  • wise
  • witty

antonyms for sharp-sighted

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  • foolish
  • idiotic
  • imbecile
  • stupid
  • unintelligent
  • slow
  • slow-witted
  • uneducated
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How to use sharp-sighted in a sentence

A sob rose in her throat, and broke from her lips transformed into a trembling, sharp, glad cry.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
It was one of those long moments that makes a fellow draw his breath sharp when he thinks about it afterward.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Mrs. Vivian had hardly spoken when the sharp little vibration of her door-bell was heard in the hall.
CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
Three days before these tempests commenced they sighted the capitana, but never saw her again.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
Whatever you do, don't write a word to that Carr friend of yours; he's as sharp as a two-edged sword.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
The farmer told him it was six miles; "but," he added, "you must ride sharp, or you will get a wet jacket before you reach it."
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
To far-sighted philosophers, indeed, this was a state of things long foreshown.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
Two or three small parties of guerrillas had been sighted, but they took to the brush at the sight of the Federals.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
A month later, he turned sharp round, ere half a morning walk was completed, and stumped back to the house.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
They sighted the port of Cavite in order to reconnoiter the strength of the fleet stationed there.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
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