Bedeutung von “sight” im Essential American English Dictionary


noun us /sɑɪt/

B1 [ no plural ] the ability to use your eyes to see:

Doctors managed to save his sight.

the act of seeing someone or something:

The sight of so much blood shocked him.

something that you see, especially something interesting:

the sights and sounds of the market

used to talk about the area that it is possible for you to see:

I caught sight of (= suddenly saw) Tony in the crowd.
She kept out of sight (= hidden) behind a tree.
the sights

B1 the beautiful or interesting places in a city or country:

He took me around New York and showed me the sights.
at first sight

the time when you first see or hear about something or someone:

It may, at first sight, seem a surprising choice.

(Definition von “sight” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)