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OTHER WORDS FROM sighted
Words nearby sighted
Definition for sighted (2 of 2)
- presentation of a bill of exchange: a draft payable at two months after sight.
- a showing of goods, especially gems, held periodically for wholesalers.
verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of sight
OTHER WORDS FROM sightsight·a·ble, adjectivesight·er, nounre·sight, verb (used with object)un·der·sight, noun
Example sentences from the Web for sighted
Jay Z, Leonardo DiCaprio (also in Miami, sighted leaving a club with 20 women), and Owen Wilson are all dedicated art collectors.William, Kate, and Jay Z’s Favorite Art Star: Alexander Gilkes' World of Rock Stars and Royalty|Tim Teeman|December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He is sighted just off-stage, harried look on his face, occasionally smiling.
Shooting is permitted only from the allotted spot, from the moment the birds are sighted to the one they disappear.The Final Shoot: How an English Country Novel Set in 1913 Explains 2013|Ilana Bet-El|November 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
David, with my husband, Brooke, and I walked the foggy terrain where it had been sighted a few days earlier.
Fascinated, he approached, lifted the gun, sighted it, and - BANG!
They stood at every point of vantage from which anything on the sea might be sighted.Dave Darrin After The Mine Layers|H. Irving Hancock
At four o'clock in the morning of the 14th, long before daybreak, land was sighted right ahead.Types of Naval Officers|A. T. Mahan
On the 30th January a huge wall of ice was sighted, as to the nature of which opinions were divided.Celebrated Travels and Travellers|Jules Verne
We were just beginning to grow anxious about you when the junk was sighted.The Beautiful White Devil|Guy Boothby
They sighted scores of passenger ships going between England and America but not one of these was touched.Germany, The Next Republic?|Carl W. Ackerman
British Dictionary definitions for sighted (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for sighted (2 of 2)
- as soon as seen
- on presentationa bill payable at sight
- slang not visible
- extreme or very unusual
- (as interj.)that's marvellous!
- to furnish with a sight or sights
- to adjust the sight of
Derived forms of sightsightable, adjective
Word Origin for sight
Medical definitions for sighted
Idioms and Phrases with sighted
In addition to the idioms beginning with sight
- sight for sore eyes, a
- sight unseen
- at first blush (sight)
- at sight
- can't stand the sight of
- catch sight of
- heave into sight
- in sight
- know by sight
- lose sight of
- love at first sight
- lower one's sights
- on sight
- out of sight
- raise one's sights
- second sight
- see the sights
- set one's sights on
- twenty-twenty hindsight