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by sight

Definition of by sight

  1. :  on the basis of one's looks <I know her by sight but not by name.>



Word by Word Definitions

sightplay
  1. :  something that is seen :  spectacle

    :  something ludicrous or disorderly in appearance

    :  a great number or quantity

  1. :  to get or catch sight of

    :  to look at through or as if through a sight

    :  to test for straightness

  1. :  based on recognition or comprehension without previous study

    :  payable on presentation


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to make consistent or congruous

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