Translation of "short-sighted" - English-Spanish dictionary

short-sighted

adjective uk /ˌʃɔːtˈsaɪ·tɪd/ us /ˌʃɔrtˈsɑɪ·t̬ɪd/

not thinking enough about how an action will affect the future

corto de miras, miope
It’s very short-sighted of the government not to invest in technological research.

mainly UK US usually nearsighted not able to see far without wearing glasses

miope

not thinking enough about how an action will affect the future

corto de miras, miope
It’s very short-sighted of the government not to invest in research.

(Translation of “short-sighted” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)