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SHARP-SIGHTED

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does sharp-sighted mean? 

SHARP-SIGHTED (adjective)
  The adjective SHARP-SIGHTED has 2 senses:

1. having very keen vision
2. keenly perceptive or alert

  Familiarity information: SHARP-SIGHTED used as an adjective is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SHARP-SIGHTED (adjective)


Sense 1sharp-sighted [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Having very keen vision

Synonyms:

sharp-eyed; quick-sighted; lynx-eyed; keen-sighted; hawk-eyed; argus-eyed; sharp-sighted

Context example:

quick-sighted as a cat

Similar:

sighted (able to see)


Sense 2sharp-sighted [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Keenly perceptive or alert

Synonyms:

quick-sighted; sharp-eyed; sharp-sighted

Context example:

quick-sighted into the faults of the time

Similar:

perceptive (having the ability to perceive or understand; keen in discernment)


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