a comic effect produced by visual means rather than by spoken lines, as in a play or motion picture.
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- sight bill,
- sight draft,
- sight for sore eyes, a,
- sight rhyme,
- sight screen,
- sight unseen,
Origin of sight gag
First recorded in 1945–50
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