What does sighted mean?

Definitions for sighted
ˈsaɪ tɪdsight·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sightedadjective

    able to see


  1. sightedadjective

    Not blind

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Sightedadjective

    Seeing in a particular manner: It is used only in composition, as quicksighted, shortsighted.

    Etymology: from sight.

    As they might, to avoid the weather, pull the joints of the coach up close, so they might put each end down, and remain as discovered and open sighted as on horseback. Philip Sidney.

    The king was very quick sighted in discerning difficulties, and raising objections, and very slow in mastering them. Edward Hyde.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sighted

    of Sight

  2. Sightedadjective

    having sight, or seeing, in a particular manner; -- used in composition; as, long-sighted, short-sighted, quick-sighted, sharp-sighted, and the like

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sighted in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sighted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of sighted in a Sentence

  1. Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss:

    There are a lot of very wild theories out there ... that it has landed in Russia or that it has been sighted in places where it is way beyond the range of its fuel.

  2. Lori Lightfoot:

    That’s on the mayor and that’s on every single alderman who didn’t pay attention when they passed a budget last October that clearly had only $100 million set aside for police back-pay, which was pretty short-sighted, since the Fire Department got the same amount.

  3. President Petro Poroshenko:

    The time of ill-considered pacifism and short-sighted neglect of the defense issues have now receded into the past.

  4. Prashant Agarwal:

    Whenever an opportunity knocks the door, a far sighted and an insightful man always try to follow a correct path with patience and with full consciousness to grab it, that enables and enhances the chance for him to win. On the other hand, ignorant and silly individuals see opportunities as a source for someone else benefits, thus instead of following a path to seek opportunities for themselves, they divert from the course of path and thus fall.

  5. Dusty Baker:

    I think human nature is to overreact, personally. It's sort of short-sighted and you just see the feeling that you have at the moment, right now, what is it, best three out of five now ? We went from best four out of seven -- now, it's best three out of five.

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