on sight
phrasal as soon as seen <
ordered to shoot on sight
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • On-Sight — Unter Begehungsstil versteht man im Freiklettern die Rahmenbedingungen, unter denen eine Kletterroute begangen wird. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Notwendigkeit der Unterscheidung verschiedener Stile 2 Gebräuchliche Begehungsstile 2.1 Rotpunkt 2.2 Flash …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • On Sight — Unter Begehungsstil versteht man im Freiklettern die Rahmenbedingungen, unter denen eine Kletterroute begangen wird. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Notwendigkeit der Unterscheidung verschiedener Stile 2 Gebräuchliche Begehungsstile 2.1 Rotpunkt 2.2 Flash …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • on\ sight — • at sight • on sight adv. phr. 1. the first time the person or thing is seen; as soon as the person or thing is seen. First graders learn to read many words on sight. Mary had seen many pictures of Grandfather, so she knew him on sight. Compare …   Словарь американских идиом

  • on sight — adverb : at sight * * * on sight ▪ Without previous view or study ▪ As soon as seen ▪ On presentation ▪ (of a bill, draft, etc, payable) as soon as presented ● …   Useful english dictionary

  • on sight — adverb a) Immediately when sighted. I recognized him on sight. b) Immediately something has come to ones attention. He dismissed the idea on sight …   Wiktionary

  • on sight — as soon as someone or something is seen. The law now requires all pigeons in the area to be shot on sight. Even very young children can recognize certain words on sight …   New idioms dictionary

  • on sight — ► on (or at) sight as soon as someone or something has been seen. Main Entry: ↑sight …   English terms dictionary

  • on sight — See: AT SIGHT …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • on sight — See: AT SIGHT …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • on sight — Same as at sight …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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