Translation of sight in Spanish:
- 1 uncountablealso: eyesight1.1 to lose one's sightperder la vista or la visiónto have poor sighttener mala vista
ver malExample sentences1.2 (eyes) in somebody's sightto be equal in the sight of the Law
ser iguales ante la leyin our sight, he was a heropara nosotros, era un héroeExample sentences
- Likewise, the quality of each sense perception is embodied as a sense consciousness - sight, hearing, taste, smell, and touch.
- Our brain gets stimulatory inputs through the special sensory stimuli of touch, sight, hearing, smell and taste.
- So in addition to the usual five senses of sight, hearing, touch, taste, and smell, the mental function is counted as the sixth.
- The first step on the road to heaven for each of us is to realize our true spiritual state in the sight of God.
- The prelude to this is the acknowledgement that all people are equal in the sight of God, which is the enduring logic for the juridical equality of all citizens.
- Vigilance and piety prevailed over the brute force of nature, and Juliet and John are married in the sight of God as well as of the State of New Jersey.
- 2 uncountable (range of vision) to come into sight to lose sight of something/somebodyperder algo/a alguien de vistahe lost sight of her in the crowdla perdió de vista entre la muchedumbrethey've lost sight of the most important thinghan perdido de vista lo más importantethe finishing line was now in sightya se veía la metawe were within sight of victory, victory was within sightla victoria estaba cercanaas soon as we were out of sight, we began to runcuando ya no nos veían, empezamos a corrershe watched until they were out of sightlos siguió con la mirada hasta que los perdió de vista(get) out of my sight! you'd better keep out of her sight for a whileva a ser mejor que no te vea por un ratokeep it out of their sightque no lo veanI daren't let him out of my sight for a secondno me atrevo a dejarlo solo ni un minutoout of sight, out of mindojos que no ven, corazón que no sienteExample sentences
- For some time now dog snatching has been prevalent in our area and all dogs should be within sight at all times.
- Indeed, you can find some marvellous fishing within sight and sound of Copenhagen airport itself.
- The men were drowned within sight and sound and near touching distance of frantic relatives.
- 3 (act of seeing, view) (no plural) at first sight, she looks younger than Freda primera vista parece más joven que FredI took a dislike to him at first sightme cayó mal desde el primer momentoit was love at first sight at the sight of bloodal ver sangreto catch sight of something/somebodywe caught sight of them going up the mountainlos vimos or los avistamos subiendo la montañaas he opened the drawer, I caught sight of the guncuando abrió el cajón, pude ver el revólverto know somebody by sightconocer a alguien de vistato play at o by sight (Music)tocar a primera vistadeserters will be shot on sightlos desertores serán fusilados en el actothe sight of a cat drives the dog wildel perro se enloquece en cuanto ve un gatoI can't stand the sight of him [colloquial]no lo puedo ver [colloquial]he bought the goods sight unseencompró los artículos sin haberlos visto antesExample sentences
- We had not one look, glance, sight, glimpse, sound, whisper, touch, tap, smell, scent.
- Yet worse then all that was the fact that the very sight of him made her hunger for his touch all over again…
- The sight of the blood and the use of the blade were obviously the key to his sexuality, according to forensic psychologists.
- 4 countable 4.1 (thing seen) the sparrow is a familiar sight in our gardensel gorrión se ve con frecuencia en nuestros jardinesit's not a pretty sight [colloquial]no es un espectáculo muy agradableit is/it was a sight for sore eyesda/daba gusto verloyour smiling face is a sight for sore eyesda gusto ver tu cara sonrienteExample sentences4.2 (of untidy or absurd appearance) a sight [colloquial]I look a sight!
¡estoy horrorosa!she looks a sight in that dress
- Traditional Dutch street organs are a familiar sight in Holland as you would expect, but Territorians don't have to travel overseas to see and hear them.
- Over the next three years, the bus became a familiar sight to local residents, was visited by the Queen, and won a national award presented by Princess Anne.
- It's a familiar sight in the middle of the Christmas table or perhaps in a living room window, but their creator explains that one of the four candles should be lit during each week of December.
¡qué parezco!ese vestido le queda espantosoyour room's a real sighttu habitación es un desastre [colloquial]Example sentences4.3
also: sights plural(famous places) the sightslos lugares de interésto see o [colloquial] do the sightsvisitar los lugares de interésExample sentences
- I must have been a sight in my blood stained wedding dress and shoes that were still oddly contorted from the crash.
- Clad in my nightgown and untied work boots, I must have been a sight.
- Most of the city's top tourist sights lie within a single wide bend in the river.
- They want McDonald's to take down the outsize golden arches that obscure some of the city's tourist sights.
- Usually, it is the final stop of foreign tourists looking for pretty sights and interesting places to the north of Varna.
- 5 5.1 countable (of gun) she had the hare in her sightstenía la liebre en la miraExample sentences5.2
also: sights plural(ambition) to have something in one's sights, to have one's sights on somethingtener la mira puesta en algoshe's set her sights on the goldtiene la mira puesta en la medalla de oroyou have to raise your sightstienes que aspirar a mástienes que apuntar más alto [colloquial]
- And they said the same things but they added that some of their weapons, thermal sights and night vision devices needed updating.
- Today's armoured battle might take place at night, using thermal imaging devices that are in many ways better than optical sights even on a clear day.
- There are backup open sights in case the optical sight becomes damaged or is removed.
- Once prey is sighted it is caught by a short, steep dive from the perch.
- When one observer sighted a whale or whales at the surface, the other would record data.
- When a scout has sighted a rhino he radios the camp and interested parties then drive and walk to where the [usually sleeping] rhino has been seen.
ajustar la mira deExample sentences
- I sighted carefully down the barrel of my pistol and fired.
- I yelped and drew my pistol out of its holster faster than I have ever drawn in my life, raised the weapon and sighted down the barrel.
- He sighted over the barrel of his Winchester and blew apart the skull of the drone nearest to him.
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