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sightly

[ sahyt-lee ]
/ ˈsaɪt li /
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adjective, sight·li·er, sight·li·est.
pleasing to the sight; attractive; comely.
affording a fine view.
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Origin of sightly

First recorded in 1525–35; sight + -ly

OTHER WORDS FROM sightly

sight·li·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for sightly

sightly
/ (ˈsaɪtlɪ) /

adjective -lier or -liest
pleasing or attractive to see
US providing a pleasant view

Derived forms of sightly

sightliness, noun
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