keen-sighted


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Adj.1.keen-sighted - having very keen visionkeen-sighted - having very keen vision; "quick-sighted as a cat"
sighted - able to see
2.keen-sighted - capable of seeing to a great distance
farsighted, presbyopic - able to see distant objects clearly
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Keen-sighted and penetrating, a mere glance at his son told him that something extraordinary had befallen him.
Happily I could perceive no shadow of a difference: he wore the same aspect as he had worn two months ago--voice, look, manner, all alike unchanged: there was the same keen-sighted, unclouded truthfulness in his discourse, the same forcible clearness in his style, the same earnest simplicity in all he said and did, that made itself, not marked by the eye and ear, but felt upon the hearts of his audience.
I will tell you frankly," said Prince Vasili in the tone of a crafty man convinced of the futility of being cunning with so keen-sighted companion.
and the Theosophist is so keen-sighted as to have observed that
But Tom was too keen-sighted to rest satisfied with such an interpretation; he had seen clearly enough that there was something distinct from anxiety about her father in Maggie's excessive confusion.