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Wolf spiders hunt mainly by sight.
I’m having laser treatment to improve my sight.
He has lost 75 per cent of his sight in his right eye.
people with poor sight
I can’t stand the sight of blood.
It was love at first sight, and they got married two weeks later.
I don’t know him personally, but I know him by sight.
The captain ordered us to shoot any strangers on sight.
The rocket disappeared from sight.
Her hands were hidden from sight beneath the blanket.
The ship sank within sight of the harbour.
As she stood up she caught sight of her reflection in the mirror.
We enjoyed seeing the sights of San Francisco.
Experience the sights and sounds of Victorian London.
Windmills are a common sight in this part of the country.
a rare/wonderful sight
The shop was quite a sight after the flood.
The team has set its sights on the national championship.
She clearly has her sights set on a top job.
You should lower your sights and accept less money.
We’ll need a sight more help than we’ve got for this job!
Today thousands of people buy things by mail order, sight unseen.
This is the British English definition of sight. View American English definition of sight.
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