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1. farsightedness

noun. ['ˌfɑːrˈsaɪtɪdnəs'] seeing ahead; knowing in advance; foreseeing.

Synonyms

  • prospicience
  • foresight
  • knowing

Antonyms

  • incapacity
  • improvidence
  • cognizance
  • incognizance

Etymology

  • -ness (English)
  • farsighted (English)

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Rhymes with Farsightedness

  • abruptness
  • absoluteness
  • acuteness
  • adonis
  • aggressiveness
  • agribusiness
  • airworthiness
  • alertness
  • aloofness
  • alumnus
  • anise
  • anus
  • appropriateness
  • arbitrariness
  • assertiveness
  • astuteness
  • attentiveness
  • attractiveness
  • awareness
  • awfulness

Sentences with farsightedness


1. Noun, singular or mass
In the case of farsightedness, the lens of the eye focuses the image too far behind the retina.

2. farsightedness

noun. ['ˌfɑːrˈsaɪtɪdnəs'] a reduced ability to focus on near objects caused by loss of elasticity of the crystalline lens after age 45.

Synonyms

  • longsightedness
  • presbyopia
  • hyperopia
  • hypermetropy

Antonyms

  • shortsightedness
  • ametropia

Etymology

  • -ness (English)
  • farsighted (English)

3. farsightedness

noun. ['ˌfɑːrˈsaɪtɪdnəs'] abnormal condition in which vision for distant objects is better than for near objects.

Synonyms

  • longsightedness
  • hypermetropia
  • presbyopia
  • hyperopia
  • hypermetropy

Antonyms

  • uneducated
  • uninformed
  • unintended
  • nearsightedness

Etymology

  • -ness (English)
  • farsighted (English)
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