Farseeing
Farseeing Far"see`ing, a. 1. Able to see to a great distance; farsighted. [1913 Webster]

2. Having foresight as regards the future. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • farseeing — [fär′sē′iŋ] adj. FARSIGHTED (senses 1 & 2) …   English World dictionary

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  • farseeing — adjective Date: 1598 farsighted 1 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • farseeing — Synonyms and related words: Argus eyed, acute, anticipant, anticipatory, apperceptive, appercipient, argute, astute, cat eyed, clairvoyant, clear eyed, clear sighted, cogent, discerning, divinatory, eagle eyed, eye minded, farsighted, ferret eyed …   Moby Thesaurus

  • farseeing — adj. able to clearly see distant objects; having foresight, discerning, wise …   English contemporary dictionary

  • farseeing — far•see•ing [[t]ˈfɑrˈsi ɪŋ[/t]] adj. farsighted • Etymology: 1840–50 …   From formal English to slang

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