sighted

adjective sight·ed \ ˈsī-təd \
Updated on: 7 Nov 2017

Definition of sighted

: having sight
  • clear-sighted
  • a sighted person

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First Known Use of sighted

1552


SIGHTED Defined for English Language Learners

sighted

adjective

Definition of sighted for English Language Learners

  • : able to see : not blind


Medical Dictionary

sighted

adjective sight·ed \ ˈsīt-əd \

medical Definition of sighted

: having sight : not blind


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