Clear-sightedness Clear"-sight`ed*ness, n. Acute discernment. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • clear-sightedness — clear sight·ed·ness …   English syllables

  • clear-sightedness — noun see clear sighted …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • clear-sightedness — See clear sightedly. * * * …   Universalium

  • clear-sightedness — noun see clear sighted …   Useful english dictionary

  • clear-sightedness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Skill in perceiving, discriminating, or judging: acumen, astuteness, discernment, discrimination, eye, keenness, nose, penetration, perceptiveness, percipience, percipiency, perspicacity, sagacity, sageness, shrewdness …   English dictionary for students

  • clear-sightedness — state of being able to make sharp distinctions …   English contemporary dictionary

  • clear-sighted — clear sightedly, adv. clear sightedness, n. /klear suy tid/, adj. 1. having clear or sharp eyesight. 2. having or marked by keen perception or sound judgment: a clear sighted, analytical approach. [1580 90] * * * …   Universalium

  • clear-sighted — adj able to understand a problem or situation well ▪ a clear sighted analysis >clear sightedness n [U] …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • clear-sighted — adjective Date: 1586 1. having clear vision 2. discerning < a clear sighted appraisal > • clear sightedly adverb • clear sightedness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • clear-sighted — /ˈklɪə saɪtəd/ (say klear suytuhd) adjective having clear sight; having keen mental perception; discerning; perspicacious: clear sighted businesswoman. –clear sightedly, adverb –clear sightedness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”