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noun as in engineer

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Now Jeff Bezos has focused his sights on populating distant galaxies.

Many of the women also claimed they were in emotionally vulnerable states when Cosby allegedly set his sights on them.

I was with a reporter, Lenny Bernstein, whom she had caught in her sights.

An international brand is in her five-year plan, and most things this young designer sets her sights on tend to come true.

Billionaire Michael Bloomberg already had the gun lobby in his sights.

This reading secures scarcely anything more than a succession of sights to the eye or sounds to the ear.

MacRae's seat, stone-marker, and aboriginal spearhead; the three lined up like the sights of a modern rifle.

This was his first journey into the country, and the many strange sights drew exclamations of surprise and wonder from him.

Drunkards are not frequent sights in the Quarter; and yet when these people do get drunk, they become as irresponsible as maniacs.

He had come up from Nancy that morning, and had since occupied the time in strolling about seeing the sights of the little place.


On this page you'll find 16 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sights, such as: architect, builder, designer, director, inventor, and manager.

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