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sight

noun

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1 a position within view
  • get out of my sight!

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2 an instance of looking especially briefly
  • he always fainted at the merest sight of blood

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3 something unpleasant to look at
  • the frat house was a sight the morning after the party

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4 the ability to see
  • lost his sight in an accident when he was young

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5 a considerable amount
  • this place sure is a good sight better than that last motel

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sight

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of sight (Entry 2 of 2)

to make note of (something) through the use of one's eyes
  • the crew felt a rush of excitement upon hearing that the lookout had sighted land

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The first known use of sight was before the 12th century

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sight

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“Sight.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sight. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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