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  1. having functional vision; not blind.
  2. having a particular type of eyesight or perception (used in combination): sharp-sighted; clear-sighted.

Origin of sighted

First recorded in 1545–55; sight + -ed3
Related formshalf-sight·ed, adjectivehalf-sight·ed·ly, adverbhalf-sight·ed·ness, nounun·der·sight·ed, adjectiveun·sight·ed, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for unsighted

Historical Examples of unsighted

British Dictionary definitions for unsighted


  1. not sighted
  2. not having a clear view
    1. (of a gun) not equipped with a sight
    2. (of a shot) not aimed by means of a sight
Derived Formsunsightedly, adverb


  1. possessing the ability to see
  2. (in combination) having sight of a specified kindshort-sighted
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