bats are often thought to be completely sightless, but this is not really true
Recent Examples on the WebTo prepare for the role, Momoa trained with a movement coach and a sightless fight coach.
James Hibberd, EW.com, 16 Sep. 2019 Her mother, Nazife—whose name is never heard in the course of the film—has an oozing and apparently sightless eye and a grave bleeding wound near it, on the side of her face, which is bound with a compress and a towel.
Richard Brody, The New Yorker, 1 Aug. 2019 At a glance, the saint’s eyes seem to be sightless or downcast.
New York Times, 11 July 2019
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