Hindi translation of sight
sightPowered by COBUILD /saɪt साइट्/
Word forms: sights, sighting, sighted
Definitions and Translations
1. uncountable noun
Your sight is your ability to see.
⇒ My sight is failing, and I can't see to read any more.
⇒ lose your sight
2. transitive verb
If someone is sighted somewhere, they are seen there briefly or suddenly.
⇒ A woman like her was sighted near Enmore.
3. singular noun
The sight of something is the act of seeing it or an occasion on which you see it.
⇒ I faint at the sight of blood.
⇒ the sight of something ⇒ a familiar/common/rare sight ⇒ a spectacular/amazing/welcome sight
4. plural noun
The sights are interesting places often visited by tourists.
⇒ We toured the sights of Paris.
⇒ tourist sights ⇒ the sights of somewhere
SET PHRASESsee the sights
5. plural noun
The sights of a weapon such as a rifle are the part which help you aim it accurately.
If one thing is a sight better or a sight worse than a similar thing, it is very much better or very much worse; informal.
और अधिक अच्छा
और अधिक खराब
⇒ He's a good swimmer but he could be a darned sight better.
If you know someone by sight, you can recognize them when you see them, but you have never spoken to them.
If you catch sight of someone, you see them suddenly or briefly.
⇒ He caught sight of her black hat in the crowd.
If something is in sight, you can see it. If it is out of sight, you cannot see it.
दृष्टिक्षेत्र में होना
दृष्टिक्षेत्र से बाहर होना
If a result or a decision is in sight or within sight, it is likely to happen within a short time.
निकट भविष्य में होना
⇒ An agreement on trade policy was in sight.
If you lose sight of an important feature or detail, you no longer pay attention to it because you are worrying about less important things.
आंखों से ओझल होना
If members of a police force or an army have been ordered to arrest or shoot someone on sight, they have been told to arrest or shoot someone as soon as they see them.
⇒ Troops shot anyone suspicious on sight.
If you set your sights on something, you are determined to have it.
⇒ They set their sights on the world record.sight or site?A sight is something that you see or an interesting place that you visit to look at.
⇒ Grey kangaroos are a common sight in the area. ⇒ the most popular tourist sightsA site is a place or a location, especially one where something happens or happened.
⇒ Rescuers rushed to the crash site. (the place where the crash happened) ⇒ an ancient/archaeological site ⇒ a building/construction site
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Example Sentences Including 'sight'
He had spent the entire ball blushing an interesting shade of pink every time he caught sight of a Fardohnyan woman's bare midriff.TREASON KEEP (2001)
The important thing was to prevent it falling into a puddle of little grey demons in full sight of the Gathering.TREASON KEEP (2001)
No, he got caught short, and was in such a hurry to get out of sight of the road, he slipped.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
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'sight' in Other Languages
- Arabic: بَصَر
- Brazilian Portuguese: visão
- Chinese: 视力
- Croatian: vid
- Czech: zrak
- Danish: syn
- Dutch: gezichtsvermogen
- European Spanish: vista espectáculo
- Finnish: näkökyky
- French: vue yeux
- German: Sehvermögen
- Greek: θέαμα
- Italian: vista
- Japanese: 視力
- Korean: 시력
- Norwegian: syn
- Polish: wzrok
- Portuguese: visão
- Romanian: vedere
- Russian: зрение
- Spanish: vista sentido corporal
- Swedish: syn
- Thai: การมองเห็น
- Turkish: görüş göz
- Ukrainian: зір
- Vietnamese: thị lực
Translation of sight from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary