Definitions of sight:
  • noun:   a optical instrument for aiding the eye in aiming, as on a firearm or surveying instrument
  • noun:   the range of vision
    Example: "Out of sight of land"
  • noun:   the ability to see; the faculty of vision
  • noun:   an instance of visual perception
    Example: "The sight of his wife brought him back to reality"
  • noun:   a range of mental vision
    Example: "In his sight she could do no wrong"
  • noun:   anything that is seen
    Example: "He was a familiar sight on the television"
  • noun:   (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent
  • noun:   the act of looking or seeing or observing
  • verb:   catch sight of; to perceive with the eyes
    Example: "He caught sight of the king's men coming over the ridge"

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