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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 short·sight·ed /ˈʃɔrtˌsaɪtəd/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 short·sight·ed /ˈʃɔrtˈsaɪtəd/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Short·sight·ed a.
 1. Not able to see far; nearsighted; myopic. See Myopic, and Myopia.
 2. Fig.: Not able to look far into futurity; unable to understand things deep; of limited intellect.
 3. Having little regard for the future; heedless.
 -- Short*sight*ed*ly, adv. -- Short*sight*ed*ness, n.
    Cunning is a kind of shortsightedness.   --Addison.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: lacking foresight or scope; "a short view of the problem";
             "shortsighted policies"; "shortsighted critics derided
             the plan"; "myopic thinking" [syn: short, unforesightful,
      2: not given careful consideration; "ill-considered actions
         often result in disaster"; "an ill-judged attempt" [syn: ill-considered,
          ill-judged, improvident]