nearsighted

[neer-sahy-tid, -sahy-]
adjective
1.
seeing distinctly at a short distance only; myopic.

Origin:
1680–90; near + sight + -ed3

nearsightedly, adverb
nearsightedness, noun
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nearsighted near·sight·ed (nēr'sī'tĭd)
adj.
Unable to see distant objects clearly; myopic.

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Example sentences
Nearsighted friends may mistake this sleek little number for an aluminum cell
  phone.
In part, it is a problem of nearsighted management that encourages profits at
  the expense of quality.
If you are nearsighted consider having a special pair of underwater
  prescriptive swim goggles made up.
It stood on its hind legs, nearsighted, and sniffed to see what they were.
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