Definition of quick-sighted in English:

quick-sighted

adjective

  • Having quick sight. Frequently (and in earliest use) figurative: quick to see or perceive (something).

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in Thomas Becon (1512/13–1567), theologian and Church of England clergyman. From quick + sighted.

Pronunciation

quick-sighted

/ˌkwɪkˈsʌɪtɪd/