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Synonyms for sight
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sight(noun)

    an instance of visual perception

    "the sight of his wife brought him back to reality"; "the train was an unexpected sight"

    Synonyms:
    visual sense, wad, mass, pot, view, batch, hatful, good deal, quite a little, vision, mountain, lot, tidy sum, heap, muckle, passel, spate, great deal, slew, mess, mickle, pile, raft, plenty, ken, peck, stack, survey, mint, visual modality, flock, deal

  2. sight(noun)

    anything that is seen

    "he was a familiar sight on the television"; "they went to Paris to see the sights"

    Synonyms:
    visual sense, wad, mass, pot, view, batch, hatful, good deal, quite a little, vision, mountain, lot, tidy sum, heap, muckle, passel, spate, great deal, slew, mess, mickle, pile, raft, plenty, ken, peck, stack, survey, mint, visual modality, flock, deal

  3. sight, vision, visual sense, visual modality(noun)

    the ability to see; the visual faculty

    Synonyms:
    tidy sum, peck, mint, plenty, lot, imaginativeness, batch, raft, imagination, quite a little, passel, vision, pile, muckle, mass, view, survey, good deal, stack, mountain, deal, wad, flock, hatful, mickle, slew, heap, visual modality, mess, visual sense, spate, ken, great deal, pot, visual sensation

  4. sight(noun)

    a range of mental vision

    "in his sight she could do no wrong"

    Synonyms:
    visual sense, wad, mass, pot, view, batch, hatful, good deal, quite a little, vision, mountain, lot, tidy sum, heap, muckle, passel, spate, great deal, slew, mess, mickle, pile, raft, plenty, ken, peck, stack, survey, mint, visual modality, flock, deal

  5. sight, ken(noun)

    the range of vision

    "out of sight of land"

    Synonyms:
    tidy sum, peck, mint, plenty, lot, batch, raft, quite a little, passel, cognizance, vision, pile, muckle, view, survey, good deal, stack, mountain, deal, wad, flock, hatful, mickle, slew, heap, visual modality, mess, mass, visual sense, spate, ken, great deal, pot

  6. view, survey, sight(noun)

    the act of looking or seeing or observing

    "he tried to get a better view of it"; "his survey of the battlefield was limited"

    Synonyms:
    persuasion, wad, peck, ken, plenty, lot, perspective, batch, raft, quite a little, aspect, passel, purview, vision, view, muckle, mass, vista, survey, good deal, study, stack, thought, mountain, pile, position, deal, opinion, prospect, scene, sentiment, panorama, eyeshot, sketch, flock, hatful, mickle, horizon, slew, heap, visual modality, mess, mint, visual sense, spate, tidy sum, resume, great deal, pot

  7. batch, deal, flock, good deal, great deal, hatful, heap, lot, mass, mess, mickle, mint, mountain, muckle, passel, peck, pile, plenty, pot, quite a little, raft, sight, slew, spate, stack, tidy sum, wad(verb)

    (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent

    "a batch of letters"; "a deal of trouble"; "a lot of money"; "he made a mint on the stock market"; "see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos"; "it must have cost plenty"; "a slew of journalists"; "a wad of money"

    Synonyms:
    push-down list, flock, destiny, bulk, cud, chaw, multitude, upsurge, atomic reactor, pile, quid, deal, spile, smokestack, caboodle, crapper, commode, throne, troop, fold, bay window, stool, softwood, chew, gage, push-down store, push-down storage, weed, hand, heap, surge, kitty, jalopy, smoke, muddle, band, lot, passel, slew, vision, freshet, potbelly, mussiness, jam, muss, hole, flowerpot, mint candy, visual modality, quite a little, clutch, luck, plentifulness, toilet, masses, ken, mess hall, down, atomic pile, messiness, the great unwashed, peck, tummy, agglomerate, volume, wad, plug, mount, potty, set, nap, portion, skunk, push-down stack, chain reactor, rush, mound, good deal, big money, galvanic pile, pickle, sens, bundle, fate, voltaic pile, draw, stilt, green goddess, people, visual sense, sess, batch, view, pot, stack, mess, bunch, spate, plenteousness, locoweed, piling, bus, bargain, mountain, survey, business deal, plenty, potentiometer, mint, dope, plentitude, cumulus, plenitude, raft, jackpot, mickle, can, big bucks, kettle of fish, mass, tidy sum, corporation, circumstances, hatful, potful, megabucks, circle, grass, great deal, trade, cumulation, fix, muckle, fortune, hoi polloi

  8. spy, sight(verb)

    catch sight of; to perceive with the eyes

    "he caught sight of the king's men coming over the ridge"

    Synonyms:
    spot, stag, descry, sleuth, espy, spy, snoop

  9. sight(verb)

    take aim by looking through the sights of a gun (or other device)

    Synonyms:
    spy

Wiktionary

  1. sight(noun)

    to visually register

    Synonyms:
    sense of sight, vision, see

  2. sight(verb)

    to get sight of (something)

    Synonyms:
    view, glimpse, espy, spot

  3. sight(noun)

    to take aim at

    Synonyms:
    take aim, aim

  4. sight(noun)

    Synonyms:
    scope, peep sight

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. sight

    The phrase battle array or array of battle is archaic and poetic; we now say in line or order of battle. The parade is for exhibition and oversight, and partial rehearsal of military manual and maneuvers. Array refers to a continuous arrangement of men, so that all may be seen or reviewed at once. This is practically impossible with the vast armies of our day. We say rather the disposition of troops, which expresses their location so as to sustain and support, though unable to see or readily communicate with each other. Compare DRESS.

    Synonyms:
    army, arrangement, array, battle array, collection, disposition, exhibition, line of battle, order, order of battle, parade, show

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. sight

    Synonyms:
    seeing, perception, view, vision, visibility, spectacle, show, inspection, examination, representation, appearance

    Antonyms:
    nonperception, invisibility, blindness, obscuration, disappearance, oversight, nonappearance, undiscernment

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sight(n.)

    Synonyms:
    perception, view, ken, cognizance

  2. sight(n.)

    Synonyms:
    vision, sense of sight

  3. sight(n.)

    Synonyms:
    spectacle, show, exhibition, representation, pageant

  4. sight(n.)

    Synonyms:
    inspection, examination

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. sight(n)

    Synonyms:
    vision, seeing, view, perception, visibility, spectacle, phenomenon, panorama, vista, gapeseed, cynosure, great number, many, multitude, great quantity

    Associated words:
    optics, optical, optic, ocular, optician, caligo, astigmatism, perimeter, perimetry, amaurosis, visual, visualize, apparition

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    view, glance, vista, eyesight, spectacle, vision, horizon, visibility, order, visual

How to pronounce sight?

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British
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Australian
Veena
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Indian

How to say sight in sign language?

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How to use sight in a sentence?

  1. Nwiue lucky peter:

    Love is not by sight but by mind

  2. Mark Bailey:

    The natural world actually has a far better sense of hearing than sense of sight ; it's why so much of the natural world is alive and active at night.

  3. Paul Ryan:

    Let’s not lose sight of the values that unite us, our common humanity.

  4. Terry Mattson:

    The sight of extreme athletes careering down an ice track outside Saint Paul's iconic cathedral is an awe-inspiring spectacle -- and one great big party.

  5. Mohan Singh:

    For over two months now, this has been a common sight across Kathmandu.


Translations for sight

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • visier, aanskouing, besienswaardigheid, sig, gesig, besigtigheid, mik, sien, korrelAfrikaans
  • نظر, مشهد, منظر يستحق المشاهدةArabic
  • vistaCatalan, Valencian
  • pohled, pamětihodnost, zrak, podívaná, spatřit, zahlédnoutCzech
  • seværdighed, sigte, synDanish
  • Sehen, Sehvermögen, Sehenswürdigkeit, Visier, anvisieren, erblickenGerman
  • θέαμα, αξιοθέατο, όραση, στόχαστρο, βλέπωGreek
  • panorama, vista, visor, mira, visión, [[lugar]] de [[interés]], espectáculo, apuntar, avistar, verSpanish
  • ikusmenBasque
  • näkökenttä, nähtävyys, arvoinen, tähtäin, näkö, näköala, näkemisen, nähdä, tähdätäFinnish
  • sjónFaroese
  • vue, quelque chose à voir, principales attractions, monuments, vision, truc à voir, mire, viseur, voir, apercevoir, viserFrench
  • amharcIrish
  • sealladh, fianaisScottish Gaelic
  • visiónGalician
  • ראייה, כוונת, מראה, אתרHebrew
  • दर्शनHindi
  • látás, látnivaló, látványHungarian
  • tampak, nampakIndonesian
  • vista, mirino, spettacolo, avvistare, vedere, mirareItalian
  • 視力, 見物, 照準器, 照準具, 視覚, 情景, サイトJapanese
  • 시력, 보다, 겨누다Korean
  • visusLatin
  • rega, regėjimasLithuanian
  • redzeLatvian
  • kerokero, keroMāori
  • കാഴ്ച്ച, ദൃശ്യം, ദൃഷ്ഠിMalayalam
  • gezichtsvermogen, vizier, aanblik, bezienswaardigheidDutch
  • atrakcja turystyczna, wzrok, widok, celownik, dojrzeć, zobaczyć, celowaćPolish
  • vista, espetáculo, visão, mira, mirar, ver, avistarPortuguese
  • vedere, priveliște, văz, spectacolRomanian
  • достопримеча́тельность, зре́ние, вид, зре́лище, прице́л, увидеть, целитьсяRussian
  • दृश्यम्Sanskrit
  • vizir, vidik, prizor, vidik, prizor, vidSerbo-Croatian
  • zrakSlovak
  • syn, synförmåga, åsyn, anblick, sevärdhet, sikte, se, siktaSwedish
  • దృష్టి, దృశ్యము, చూపుTelugu
  • görüş, görmeTurkish
  • зірUkrainian
  • thị lực, sức nhìn, tầm nhìn, cảnh, nhìn thấyVietnamese
  • logasienVolapük

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