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Engelsk navneord: sight

1. sight (om erkendelse) an instance of visual perception


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe sight of his wife brought him back to reality.
The train was an unexpected sight.


Mindre specifikke termervisual image, visual percept

2. sight (om kommunikation) anything that is seen


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe was a familiar sight on the television.
They went to Paris to see the sights.


Mindre specifikke termerdisplay


Mere specifikke termerspectacle

3. sight (om erkendelse) the ability to see; the visual faculty


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)vision, visual modality, visual sense


Mindre specifikke termerexteroception, modality, sense modality, sensory system


Mere specifikke termerachromatic vision, acuity, binocular vision, central vision, chromatic vision, color vision, daylight vision, distance vision, eyesight, monocular vision, near vision, night vision, night-sight, peripheral vision, photopic vision, scotopic vision, seeing, sharp-sightedness, sightedness, stigmatism, trichromacy, twilight vision, visual acuity


Indenfor samme emneområdevisual system

4. sight (om erkendelse) a range of mental vision


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIn his sight she could do no wrong.


Mindre specifikke termerperspective, position, view

5. sight (om erkendelse) the range of vision


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningOut of sight of land.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)ken


Mindre specifikke termercompass, grasp, range, reach

6. sight (om handling) the act of looking or seeing or observing


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe tried to get a better view of it.
His survey of the battlefield was limited.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)survey, view


Mindre specifikke termerlook, looking, looking at


Mere specifikke termereyeful

7. sight (om mængde el. mål) (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA 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.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)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, slew, spate, stack, tidy sum, wad


Mindre specifikke termerlarge indefinite amount, large indefinite quantity


Mere specifikke termerdeluge, flood, haymow, inundation, torrent


Engelsk udsagnsord: sight

1. sight (om opfattelse) catch sight of; to perceive with the eyes


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe caught sight of the king's men coming over the ridge.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)spy


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termercomprehend, perceive


Mere specifikke termerdescry, detect, discover, espy, find, notice, observe, spot, spy

2. sight (om opfattelse) take aim by looking through the sights of a gun (or other device)


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s


Mindre specifikke termeraim, direct, take, take aim, train









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