long-sighted Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “long-sighted” - Learner’s Dictionary

long-sighted

adjective   /ˌlɒŋˈsaɪtɪd/ UK ( US farsighted)
able to see objects that are far away but not things which are near to youEyesight, glasses and lensesUsing the eyesThe eye and surrounding areaOptics, microscopy and lasers
Translations of “long-sighted”
in Korean 원시안의…
in Arabic طَويل النَظر…
in Portuguese hipermetrope…
in Catalan hipermetrop…
in Japanese 遠視の…
in Italian presbite…
in Chinese (Traditional) 遠視的…
in Russian дальнозоркий…
in Turkish yakını iyi göremeyen, hipermetrop…
in Chinese (Simplified) 远视的…
in Polish dalekowzroczny…
(Definition of long-sighted from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More Learner's Dictionary definitions for “long-sighted”

European Union – in or out? The language of the UK’s referendum
European Union – in or out? The language of the UK’s referendum
by ,
June 22, 2016
by Liz Walter On June 23rd, Britain will decide whether or not to remain part of the European Union (EU). I’m more than happy to bore friends with my own views on the subject, but the purpose of this post is simply to highlight the language of the debate. The precise question we will be answering

Read More 

Word of the Day

act as

to do a particular job, especially one that you do not normally do

Word of the Day

foodfie noun
foodfie noun
June 20, 2016
informal a photograph of the food that you are eating Foodfie on Instagram

Read More