within sight of (something)


used to say that (something specified) can be seen from a certain place
The ocean is within sight of the hotel.

Examples of within sight of (something) in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Previous research stated Holme II could have held a coffin, meaning within sight of one another, a sacrifice and a cage could have been made by one community struggling with climate change, according to the study. Irene Wright, Miami Herald, 3 June 2024 That followed a pre-market spike that sent shares briefly within sight of 52-week highs and a drop of as much as 14% following the verdict yesterday. Carolyn Barber, Fortune, 31 May 2024 An Algerian man who went missing as a teenager in 1998 has been found within sight of his family’s home after authorities allege he was being held for 26 years by his neighbor. Samira Asma-Sadeque, Peoplemag, 16 May 2024 To preserve their collection in perpetuity, the Folgers decided to build a library in Washington, D.C. within sight of the U.S. Capitol and gift their collection to the American people and as a triumph of industry and philanthropy. Andrea Mays, Smithsonian Magazine, 14 May 2024 With plenty of land and a location within sight of the accident, Tradepoint readied those acres for the job of dividing the Key Bridge into small bits that can be taken away by trucks. Hayes Gardner, Baltimore Sun, 13 Apr. 2024 Inside the bar, patrons will find tables always within sight of the dozen’s of televisions around the building. Brayden Garcia, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, 28 Mar. 2024 The building was destroyed by Russian missiles during the initial Russian advance, and is within sight of her decades-old apartment. Scott Peterson, The Christian Science Monitor, 23 Feb. 2024 Bitcoin advanced for a fifth straight day, pushing the price of the oldest cryptocurrency to its highest in two years and putting it within sight of its all-time high of nearly $69,000. Isabelle Lee, Fortune, 28 Feb. 2024

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“Within sight of (something).” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/within%20sight%20of%20%28something%29. Accessed 12 Jun. 2024.

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