1Without the opportunity to look at the object in question beforehand: they bought their computers sight unseen through the mail
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- They purchased it sight unseen and before they ever went to Africa.
- In the unlikely event that you win the pot again, without having looked at either ‘blind’ hand, you may choose to retain either (but only one), sight unseen, before the next deal.
- After Kancher's death, his mother, Alexandra, sold the apartment to someone who bought it sight unseen.
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Syllabification: sight un·seen
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