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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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