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Synonyms for sight

Synonyms for (noun) sight

Synonyms: view, sight, survey Definition: the act of looking or seeing or observing Usage: he tried to get a better view of it; his survey of the battlefield was limited

Similar words: look, looking, looking at Definition: the act of directing the eyes toward something and perceiving it visually Usage: he went out to have a look; his look was fixed on her eyes; he gave it a good looking at; his camera does his looking for him

Synonyms: ken, sight Definition: the range of vision Usage: out of sight of land

Similar words: range, reach, compass, grasp Definition: the limit of capability Usage: within the compass of education

Synonyms: sight, vision, visual modality, visual sense Definition: the ability to see; the visual faculty

Similar words: sense modality, sensory system, modality Definition: a particular sense

Similar words: exteroception Definition: sensitivity to stimuli originating outside of the body

Synonyms: sight Definition: an instance of visual perception Usage: the sight of his wife brought him back to reality; the train was an unexpected sight

Similar words: visual image, visual percept Definition: a percept that arises from the eyes; an image in the visual system

Synonyms: sight Definition: a range of mental vision Usage: in his sight she could do no wrong

Similar words: position, perspective, view Definition: a way of regarding situations or topics etc. Usage: consider what follows from the positivist view

Synonyms: sight Definition: anything that is seen Usage: he was a familiar sight on the television; they went to Paris to see the sights

Similar words: display Definition: exhibiting openly in public view Usage: a display of courage

Synonyms: batch, mint, mountain, muckle, peck, passel, tidy sum, deal, spate, sight, slew, stack, heap, hatful, good deal, great deal, wad, pile, plenty, pot, quite a little, raft, lot, mass, mess, mickle, flock Definition: (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent Usage: a batch of letters; a deal of trouble; a lot of money; he made a mint on the stock market; see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos; it must have cost plenty; a slew of journalists; a wad of money

Similar words: large indefinite amount, large indefinite quantity Definition: an indefinite quantity that is above the average in size or magnitude

Synonyms for (verb) sight

Synonyms: sight, spy Definition: catch sight of; to perceive with the eyes Usage: he caught sight of the king's men coming over the ridge

Similar words: comprehend, perceive Definition: to become aware of through the senses Usage: I could perceive the ship coming over the horizon

Synonyms: sight Definition: take aim by looking through the sights of a gun (or other device)

Similar words: aim, direct, take, take aim, train Definition: point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards Usage: Please don't aim at your little brother!; He trained his gun on the burglar; Don't train your camera on the women; Take a swipe at one's opponent