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sights

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sightsnoun

    an optical instrument for aiding the eye in aiming, as on a firearm or surveying instrument

Wiktionary

  1. sightsnoun

    the things worth seeing in a particular place

  2. sightsnoun

    the devices through which one looks in order to aim a rifle or similar weapon

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. sights

    The fixed marks on fire-arms, by which their direction is regulated in aiming: generally, two small fittings of brass or iron, that near the breech having a notched head, and that towards the muzzle a pointed one. (See DISPART.)--Astronomical sights. Observations taken to determine the time or latitude, as well as for chronometer rates.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sights in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sights in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of sights in a Sentence

  1. John McFarlane:

    There's probably more fertile ground internationally than domestically from the early sights we've had.

  2. Nicky Lopez:

    I kind of changed my sights a little bit, i kind of got a little pull-happy (earlier in the game). I tried to see something a little deeper. I got jammed pretty good, but I was able to get it to the left side.

  3. New York:

    I struggle with this because I don't want little girls watching or anything like that to lower their sights or anything in that direction. But for me, I feel that if that was in the scope of my ambition, it would chip away at my courage today, i think what happens a lot in politics is that people are so motivated to run for certain higher office that they compromise in fighting for people today. And the idea is that if you can be as clean of a slate or as blank of a slate, that it makes it easier for you to run for higher office later on.

  4. John Donne:

    Love all love of other sights controls, And makes one little room an everywhere.

  5. Kevin Miller:

    A skinny kid from the middle of Michigan was able to work at something and represent the country a couple of times and make a career out of hockey, my situation goes to show with some dedication, you can set your sights and you can accomplish something. If (young players) have looked to me as inspiring, that makes me feel good. If they could take a moment where I was on the ice and use it to build something for themselves, that makes me feel really good.

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