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sights

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  1. sights(Noun)

    the things worth seeing in a particular place

  2. sights(Noun)

    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.

How to pronounce sights?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  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. Nic Robertson:

    Since about April this year, the Taliban increased their strength in the countryside to the north of Kunduz and have essentially had it in their sights since then.

  2. Tom Carter:

    A peek inside the city's many nightspots reveals a Shangri-La-di-da of tiny Shanghai socialites in even tinier outfits dancing provocatively with well-to-do Westerners. But while such sights may draw gasps from some people, the truth is that this kind of thing is nothing new for Shanghai, the Orient's original opium-den of iniquity.

  3. Miriam Beard:

    Certainly, travel is more than the seeing of sights it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.

  4. Marie Curie:

    All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.

  5. Peter Drucker:

    Leadership is not magnetic personality--that can just as well be a glib tongue. It is not 'making friends and influencing people'--that is flattery. Leadership is lifting a person's vision to higher sights, the raising of a person's performance to a higher standard, the building of a personality beyond its normal limitations.

Images & Illustrations of sights

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