unsight
I. transitive verb Date: 1615 to prevent from seeing II. adjective Date: circa 1622 not sighted or examined

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  • Unsight — Un*sight , a. Doing or done without sight; not seeing or examining. [Colloq.] [1913 Webster] {Unsight unseen}, a colloquial phrase, denoting unseeing unseen, or unseen repeated; as, to buy a thing unsight unseen, that is, without seeing it. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • unsight — /un suyt /, adj. without inspection or examination: to buy a thing unsight, unseen. [1615 25; appar. UN 1 + SIGHT, for expected unsighted] * * * …   Universalium

  • unsight — I. “+ transitive verb Etymology: un (II) + sight : to prevent from seeing a gust of wind blew his … hat over his face and unsighted him so that he dropped the catch New York Times II. adjective Etym …   Useful english dictionary

  • unsight — un·sight …   English syllables

  • Unsight unseen — Unsight Un*sight , a. Doing or done without sight; not seeing or examining. [Colloq.] [1913 Webster] {Unsight unseen}, a colloquial phrase, denoting unseeing unseen, or unseen repeated; as, to buy a thing unsight unseen, that is, without seeing… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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