on sight

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English[edit]

Adverb[edit]

on sight (not comparable)

  1. (idiomatic) Immediately when sighted.
    I recognized him on sight.
  2. (by extension) Immediately something has come to one's attention.
    He dismissed the idea on sight.

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Noun[edit]

on sight (plural on sights)

  1. (climbing) An ascent of a route without falling, having been advised on it or having seen it.

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