The man was said to be her long-term boyfriend; the pair had been sighted all over town in the last few years.
Fascinated, he approached, lifted the gun, sighted it, and - BANG!
Shooting is permitted only from the allotted spot, from the moment the birds are sighted to the one they disappear.
He is sighted just off-stage, harried look on his face, occasionally smiling.
News from officials in Plaquemines Parish indicated the capsule had been sighted and that the 11 workers were “safe and sound.”
Thorvald strode into the open, sighted Shann, and began to run.
But the gray horizon was not light enough for them to be sighted.
From this I concluded that a sail had been sighted—a slaver possibly.
At daylight on May 15 the island of Saint Helena was sighted.
Plata has sighted him, and is straining every limb to reach the terrified bird.
Old English sihð, gesiht, gesihð "thing seen; faculty of sight; aspect; vision; apparition," from Proto-Germanic *sekh(w)- (cf. Danish sigte, Swedish sigt, Middle Dutch sicht, Dutch zicht, Old High German siht, German Sicht, Gesicht), stem that also yielded Old English seon (see see (v.)), with noun suffix -th (2), later -t.
Verily, truth is sight. Therefore if two people should come disputing, saying, 'I have seen,' 'I have heard,' we should trust the one who says 'I have seen.' [Brhadaranyaka Upanishad 5.14.4]Meaning "perception or apprehension by means of the eyes" is from early 13c. Meaning "device on a firearm to assist in aiming" is from 1580s. A "show" of something, hence, colloquially, "a great many; a lot" (late 14c.). Sight for sore eyes "welcome visitor" is attested from 1738; sight unseen "without previous inspection" is from 1892. Sight gag first attested 1944. Middle English had sighty (late 14c.) "visible, conspicuous; bright, shining; attractive, handsome;" c.1400 as "keen-sighted;" mid-15c. as "discerning" (cf. German sichtig "visible").
The ability to see.
Field of vision.