Sight-in Sentence Examples
His wife motioned toward the mine entrance out of sight in the rocks and trees.
Metal roofs, designed to slip the snow, were a common sight in Ouray.
Small streams often sink from sight in their beds of gravel, and after flowing some distance underground, reappear farther on.
Our author was still further to resemble the latter writer in a great misfortune; from overwork he lost his sight in 1857.
But perhaps the most unique sight in Ahmedabad is the two windows in Sidi Said's mosque of filigree marble work.Advertisement
As a result of the geological causes just mentioned many parts of Canada are lavishly strewn with lakes of all sizes and shapes, from bodies of water hundreds of miles long and a thousand feet deep to ponds lost to sight in the forest.
The notes of this journey are written in a light and amusing style, showing Hume's usual keenness of sight in some directions and his almost equal blindness in others.
The debt which science owes to Plateau is not diminished by the fact that, while investigating these beautiful phenomena, he never himself saw them, having lost his sight in about 1840.
Thus we feel it in its motion as wind, and observe the dynamical effects of this motion in the quiver of the leaf or the motion of a sailing ship. It offers resistance to the passage of bodies through it, destroying their motion and transforming their energy - as is betrayed to our hearing in the whiz of the rifle bullet, to our sight in the flash of the meteor.
The system of Plotinus (205-270 A.D.) is a striking development of that element of Platonism which has had most fascina tion for the medieval and even for the modern mind, but which had almost vanished out of sight in the controversies of the post-Aristotelian schools.Advertisement
One of the men was in plain sight in the middle of the condo opposite hers, waiting on the other.
When sight in one eye is affected, it can affect our depth perception.
Ministerial bullying of the judiciary via the national media is an unsavory sight in a free democracy " .
Wood ant nests are a common sight in some parts of the Caledonian Forest.
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Although native to the Old World, these white lacy umbels are a familiar sight in the United States and Canada.
Part of the Union notes were redeemed, part replaced by 10 lire and 5 lire state notes, payable at sight in metallic legal tender by certain state banks.
A curious street sight in Kashgar is presented by the hawkers of meat pies, pastry and sweetmeats, which they trundle about on hand-barrows just as their counterparts do in Europe; while the knife-grinder's cart, and the vegetable seller with his tray or basket on his head, recall exactly similar itinerant traders further west.
There are red squirrels in the woods and buzzards are a frequent sight in the skies above.
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Slum dwellings were still a common sight in Scottish cities.
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Prepaid cards go beyond the prepaid debit cards which are quickly becoming a common sight in people's wallets; you can use prepaid cards for specific purchases such as gas, cell phone calls, and even cups of coffee.
Lemons are another common sight in the Mediterranean, where citrus trees thrive in small cottage gardens throughout the region.
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In addition to flip ups that are designed to enhance your visibility there are others that are designed to block out the sight in one eye.
While back to back, or back to front may be too sexualized for many people's tastes, this is a common sight in clubs.
Regis hair salons are a common sight in malls, shopping centers, and other popular areas.
While beautifully decorated trees are a common sight in many homes during the month of December, very few people understand how this tradition began.
The beauty of German folk art ornaments made Christmas trees a magical sight in the middle of the dreary East Coast winters.
Lingerie also became a common sight in pin-ups, especially garter belts, stockings and corsets.