Hindi translation of 'short-sighted'
In British English, if you are short-sighted, you cannot see things properly when they are far away, because there is something wrong with your eyes. The American term is near-sighted.
निकटदृष्टि दोष से ग्रस्त
If you say that someone's actions or decisions are short-sighted, you mean they fail to take account of things that will probably happen in the future.
This is a short-sighted approach to the problem of global warming.
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Example Sentences Including 'short-sighted'
But then, it was totally short-sighted to live in a police house and these days a policeman with any sense invested in a place of his own.A Question of Principle
The bear gets stronger and the eagle weaker and more short-sighted.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
That would have been considered highly commendable by the short-sighted fools who decide our policy towards the Soviet Union.Lohengrin
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'short-sighted' in Other Languages
- Arabic: قَصِيرُ النَّظْر
- Brazilian Portuguese: míope
- Chinese: 近视的
- Croatian: kratkovidan kratkovidna
- Czech: krátkozraký
- Danish: nærsynet
- Dutch: bijziend
- European Spanish: miope
- Finnish: lyhytnäköinen
- French: myope
- German: kurzsichtig
- Greek: μυωπικός μυωπική
- Italian: miope
- Japanese: 近視の
- Korean: 근시의
- Norwegian: nærsynt
- Polish: krótkowzroczny krótkowzroczna
- Portuguese: míope
- Romanian: miop miop, mioapă, miopi, mioape
- Russian: близорукий близорукая
- Spanish: miope
- Swedish: närsynt
- Thai: ซึ่งมีสายตาสั้น
- Turkish: miyop
- Ukrainian: короткозорий
- Vietnamese: bị cận thị
Translation of short-sighted from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary