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Etymology

Old English sihþ

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
sight

Plural
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  1. the ability to see
  2. something seen
    • 2005, Plato, Sophist. Translation by Lesley Brown. 236d.
      He's a really remarkable mean and it's very hard to get him in one's sights;
  3. something worth seeing
  4. a device used in aiming a projectile, through which the person aiming looks at the intended target

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Verb

Infinitive
to sight

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to sight (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) to visually register
  2. (transitive) to get sight of (something)
  3. (transitive) to take aim at

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