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sightless

[ sahyt-lis ]SEE DEFINITION OF sightless

Synonyms for sightless

  • eyeless
  • unseeing
  • visionless
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He lies prone on the floor, staring at me with dead, sightless eyes.

His eyes did not move from her face; but they looked almost like sightless eyes.

If a bird sang in the air above her, she lifted her sightless eyes.

"It is I who am selfish, Mercy," she said, and kissed the sightless orbs.

He sat on a stump, staring with sightless eyes into vacancy.

In the river are eyeless fish, and fish with eyes, but sightless.

But deathly pallor and staring, sightless eyes were the sole reply.

Malcolm, looking at the sightless eyes, felt his spine go creepy.

Goddard's sightless eyes were turned for an instant in her direction.

They are inhabited by fish and crawfish, sightless and perfectly white.

WORD ORIGIN

late 13c., from sight (n.) + -less. Related: Sightlessly; sightlessness.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR SIGHTLESS

eyeless

adjectiveunable to see
  • blind
  • sightless
  • unseeing
  • unsighted
  • visionless
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