sightwise

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From sight +‎ -wise.

Adverb[edit]

sightwise (comparative more sightwise, superlative most sightwise)

  1. Pertaining to, concerning, or regarding sight or vision.
    • 1969, Field & Stream - Apr 1969:
      It's also true that a deer is at some disadvantage, sightwise, when the sun is high and the light strong.
  2. Pertaining to, concerning, or regarding sights or things seen.
    • 2002, Martin Dunford, Jack Holland, Rough guide to New York City:
      Most of what you'll want to see sightwise occurs from the Public Library on the east; to the west are somewhat grungier blocks, running into the borders of Times Square and the Garment District.

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