Definition for sightseeing (2 of 2)
verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Origin of sightsee
Examples from the Web for sightseeing
Nearby, an Italian businessman worked a deal, and a visiting couple unwound in the romantic setting after a day of sightseeing.
They passed a sightseeing bus from which tourists were taking photos of an unexpected sight.
Sightseeing could interfere with first aid or rescue work, and may be dangerous as well.In Time Of Emergency|Department of Defense
We stayed three daysMa had some shopping to do and Pa and I had some sightseeing to doso we were all busy.Letters of the Motor Girl|Ethellyn Gardner
You see, I came to Sahara Wells hoping to see you, but you were sightseeing.The Egyptian Cat Mystery|Harold Leland Goodwin
Every day during their stay was filled with sightseeing, with evenings at the theater, and a new world was opened for Dan.The Wilderness Castaways|Dillon Wallace
The course of sightseeing followed by the King, conducted by the Pope and Cardinals, is fully set forth in these quaint pages.The Makers of Modern Rome|Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant
British Dictionary definitions for sightseeing (1 of 2)
- the activity of visiting the famous or interesting sights of a place
- (as modifier)sightseeing trip