(Ophthalmology) Inability to focus on near objects; SYN. shortsighted.
Unable to see distant objects clearly. near-sighted
Nearly blind; half-blind; dull-witted; obtuse.
1. Not able to see far; nearsighted; myopic.
2. (Figurative) Not able to look far into futurity; unable to understand things deep; of limited intellect.
3. Having little regard for the future; heedless. SYN. short-sigjhted.