Now, with an 11.5% approval rating within Greece, they appear to be setting their sights beyond the country's borders.
He points out the sights, offers the local gossip, reminisces about old haunts, and finally stops in front of his childhood home.
So the challenges of painting with oils have been in my sights for a long time.
If production had hoped the cast would turn lemons into lemonade by taking in the sights and culture, they were let down.
Morton set his sights on Jolie and has produced this just-released, unauthorized 313-page biography.
The cartridges might not fit, or the sights might be set too high or too low.
A glance at the intervening ground, another through his sights.
I cannot be telling you a half of the adventures Teig had that night, nor half the sights that he saw.
And a wholesome corrective is the Sunday service after the sights of Lourdes.
The Jonesvillians made sights and sights of fun of him, poked fun at him, and snickered.
Old English sihð, gesiht, gesihð "thing seen; faculty of sight; aspect; vision; apparition," from Proto-Germanic *sekh(w)- (cf. Danish sigte, Swedish sigt, Middle Dutch sicht, Dutch zicht, Old High German siht, German Sicht, Gesicht), stem that also yielded Old English seon (see see (v.)), with noun suffix -th (2), later -t.
Verily, truth is sight. Therefore if two people should come disputing, saying, 'I have seen,' 'I have heard,' we should trust the one who says 'I have seen.' [Brhadaranyaka Upanishad 5.14.4]Meaning "perception or apprehension by means of the eyes" is from early 13c. Meaning "device on a firearm to assist in aiming" is from 1580s. A "show" of something, hence, colloquially, "a great many; a lot" (late 14c.). Sight for sore eyes "welcome visitor" is attested from 1738; sight unseen "without previous inspection" is from 1892. Sight gag first attested 1944. Middle English had sighty (late 14c.) "visible, conspicuous; bright, shining; attractive, handsome;" c.1400 as "keen-sighted;" mid-15c. as "discerning" (cf. German sichtig "visible").
The ability to see.
Field of vision.