sighted
adjective Date: 1552 having sight <
clear-sighted
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<
a sighted person
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Sighted — Sight ed, a. Having sight, or seeing, in a particular manner; used in composition; as, long sighted, short sighted, quick sighted, sharp sighted, and the like. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sighted — ► ADJECTIVE 1) having the ability to see; not blind. 2) having a specified kind of sight: keen sighted …   English terms dictionary

  • sighted — index perceivable, perceptible Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • sighted — [sīt′id] adj. 1. having sight; not blind 2. having (a specified kind of) sight: used in combination [farsighted] …   English World dictionary

  • sighted — sight|ed [ˈsaıtıd] adj someone who is sighted can see, and is not blind ▪ Blind and sighted children are taught in the same classroom. ▪ her partially sighted (=having limited ability to see) father →↑clear sighted, ↑far sighted, ↑long sighted,… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • sighted — [[t]sa͟ɪtɪd[/t]] ADJ: ADJ n Sighted people have the ability to see. This word is usually used to contrast people who can see with people who are blind. → See also , far sighted, , near sighted, short sighted Blind children tend to be more passive …   English dictionary

  • sighted — adjective someone who is sighted can see, and is not blind: partially sighted (=having limited ability to see) see also: clear­sighted, far­sighted, longsighted, short­sighted …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • sighted — /suy tid/, adj. 1. having functional vision; not blind. 2. having a particular type of eyesight or perception (used in combination): sharp sighted; clear sighted. [1545 55; SIGHT + ED3] * * * …   Universalium

  • sighted — sight|ed [ saıtəd ] adjective someone who is sighted is not blind. People who are not completely blind are partially sighted …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • sighted — UK [ˈsaɪtɪd] / US [ˈsaɪtəd] adjective someone who is sighted is not blind. People who are not completely blind are partially sighted …   English dictionary

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