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Pronunciation: /sʌɪt/

Translation of sight in Arabic:


  • 1 uncountable/غير معدود (faculty) بَصَر (plural: أَبْصار) his sight is good/poor بَصَرُهُ جَيِّدٌ \ ضَعيفٌ
  • 2 uncountable/غير معدود (act of seeing) رُؤْية (plural: رُؤًى) it was my first sight of the city كانَت المَرّةَ الأولى الّتي أَرى فيها المَدينةَ at first sight من النَظْرةِ الأولى he faints at the sight of blood يَفْقِدُ وَعْيَهُ عند رُؤْيةِ الدَمِ to catch sight of sb/sth لَمَحَ شَخْصاً \ شَيْئاً to know sb by sight عَرَفَ شَخْصاً بالشَكْلِ I can't stand the sight of him! لا أُطيقُ رُؤْيَتَهُ!
  • 3 uncountable/غير معدود (range of vision) مَدى الرُؤْيةِ land/victory was in sight كانَ الشَطُّ \ النَصْرُ يَلوحُ في الأُفُقِ the end is in sight! النِهايةُ تَلوحُ في الأُفُقِ! there wasn't a soul in sight لم يَكُنْ هُناكَ من مَخْلوقٍ to come into sight ظَهَرَ للعَيانِ to keep or stay out of sight بَقِيَ بَعيداً عن الأَنْظارِ to keep sth/sb out of sight أَبْقى شَيْئاً \ شَخْصاً بَعيداً عن الأَنْظارِ I watched the car disappear out of sight راقَبْتُ السَيّارةَ وَهِيَ تَخْتَفي عن الأَنْظارِ don't let her out of your sight! لا تَدَعْها تَغيبُ عن نَظَرِكَ!
  • 4 (thing seen) مَنْظَر (plural: مَناظِرُ), مَشْهَد (plural: مَشاهِدُ) to be a common/familiar sight كانَ مَنْظَراً شائِعاً \ مَأْلوفاً
  • 5 [informal/غير رسمي], (a shock to see) مَنْظَر فَظيع I look a sight! مَنْظَري فَظيعٌ! your bedroom is a sight! غُرْفةُ نَوْمِكَ مَنْظَرُها فَظيعٌ!

plural noun/جمع (sights)

  • 1 (places of interest) ([ سياحيّة ]) مَعالِم to see the sights رَأى المَعالِمَ السِياحيّةَ to show sb the sights أَرى شَخْصاً المَعالِمَ السِياحيّةَ

transitive verb/فعل متعد


to have sth in one's sights

وَضَعَ عَيْنَهُ على شَيْءٍ

to lose sight of the fact that ...

أَغْفَلَ حَقيقةَ أنّ ...

out of sight, out of mind

to raise/lower one's sights

رَفَعَ \ خَفَضَ سَقْفَ طُموحاتِهِ

to set one's sights on sth/doing sth

وَضَعَ شَيْئاً \ فِعْلَ شَيْءٍ نُصْبَ عَيْنَيْهِ

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