sightly

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adjective sight·ly \-lē\

Definition of sightly

  1. 1 :  pleasing to the sight :  attractive

  2. 2 :  affording a fine view

sightliness

noun

sightly

adverb

Examples of sightly in a sentence

  1. <the calligrapher's sightly handwriting would be desirable on the diplomas>

1534

First Known Use of sightly

1534



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