myopic myopic  /maɪ ˈɑ pɪk/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) unable to see distant objects clearly
  2. (adj) lacking foresight or scope

Usage(s):

  1. Hubris, racial tension, myopic politicians and the woeful auto industry brought this iconic American city to its knees.
  2. Hubris, racial tension, myopic politicians and the woeful auto industry brought this iconic American city to its knees.
  3. After 911, the people at the Boulder conference decried the nation's myopic focus on terrorism.

News

  1. AMD eyes Chrome OS and Android

    AMD has broadened its horizons and is looking beyond the myopic world of Windows exclusivity. read more        
    on June 6, 2013     Source: TG Daily

  2. Regeneron, Bayer reports positive Phase 3 results for Eylea

    Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (REGN) and Bayer HealthCare (BAYRY) announced positive top-line results for EYLEA Injection from the Phase 3 MYRROR study in myopic choroidal neovascularization. In this trial, ...
    on June 6, 2013     Source: Theflyonthewall.com via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Regeneron and Bayer Report Positive Phase 3 Results for EYLEA® (aflibercept) Injection in Myopic Choroidal ...

    TARRYTOWN, N.Y., June 06, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: REGN) and Bayer HealthCare today announced positive top-line results for EYLEA® (aflibercept) Injection from the Phase 3 MYRROR study in myopic choroidal neovascularization (mCNV).  In...
    on June 6, 2013     Source: PR Newswire

Quotes

  1. "2008 presents an unprecedented opportunity for new leaders coming to power and countries emerging on the world stage to set a new direction and reject the myopic policies and practices that in recent years have made the world a more dangerous and...
    on May 28, 2008 By: Irene Khan Source: AllAfrica.com

  2. "The administration's myopic policies in Iraq have created a fiasco," added House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Tom Lantos, a California Democrat. "The administration has sent you here today to convince the members of these two...
    on Sep 10, 2007 By: Tom Lantos Source: Reuters Canada

  3. "It's a bit silly and exhausting to even talk about the length of my role based on what's seen in the trailers. Did anyone question my role in 'Khakee' when there was only one shot of me in the promo? Isn't that a very myopic view of contemporary...
    on Feb 4, 2009 By: Aishwarya Rai Source: Hindu

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