sight
noun.
an instance of visual perception
the sight of his wife brought him back to reality|the train was an unexpected sight
noun.
anything that is seen
he was a familiar sight on the television|they went to Paris to see the sights
noun.
the ability to see; the visual faculty
noun.
a range of mental vision
in his sight she could do no wrong
noun.
the range of vision
out of sight of land
Synonym: ken
noun.
the act of looking or seeing or observing
he tried to get a better view of it|his survey of the battlefield was limited
Synonym: survey, view
noun.
(often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent
a batch of letters|a deal of trouble|a lot of money|he made a mint on the stock market|see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos|it must have cost plenty|a slew of journalists|a wad of money
verb.
catch sight of; to perceive with the eyes
he caught sight of the king's men coming over the ridge
Synonym: spy
verb.
take aim by looking through the sights of a gun (or other device)