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1. second

adjective. ['ˈsɛkənd'] coming next after the first in position in space or time or degree or magnitude.

Synonyms

  • ordinal
  • 2nd

Antonyms

  • beseeching
  • slow
  • future

Etymology

  • seconde (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • secunda (Latin)
  • seconder (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • secundo (Latin)
  • secont (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • secundus (Latin)

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2. second

noun. ['ˈsɛkənd'] 1/60 of a minute; the basic unit of time adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites.

Synonyms

  • millisecond
  • minute
  • msec
  • sec
  • min
  • leap second
  • time unit
  • s

Antonyms

  • disapproval
  • invalidate
  • negate
  • disprove

Etymology

  • seconde (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • secunda (Latin)
  • seconder (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • secundo (Latin)
  • secont (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • secundus (Latin)

3. second

noun. ['ˈsɛkənd'] an indefinitely short time.

Synonyms

  • blink of an eye
  • bit
  • instant
  • split second
  • minute
  • mo
  • wink
  • moment
  • heartbeat
  • jiffy
  • trice
  • twinkling
  • time
  • flash

Antonyms

  • advance
  • front
  • fore
  • anterior

Etymology

  • seconde (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • secunda (Latin)
  • seconder (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • secundo (Latin)
  • secont (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • secundus (Latin)

4. second

adverb. ['ˈsɛkənd'] in the second place.

Antonyms

  • big

Etymology

  • seconde (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • secunda (Latin)
  • seconder (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • secundo (Latin)
  • secont (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • secundus (Latin)

5. sight

noun. ['ˈsaɪt'] an instance of visual perception.

Synonyms

  • visual percept

Antonyms

  • good fortune
  • bad luck

Etymology

  • sihþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. sight

noun. ['ˈsaɪt'] anything that is seen.

Synonyms

  • display

Antonyms

  • euphemism
  • astigmatism

Etymology

  • sihþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. sight

noun. ['ˈsaɪt'] the ability to see; the visual faculty.

Synonyms

  • visual sense
  • sense modality
  • central vision
  • achromatic vision
  • stigmatism
  • eyesight
  • night vision
  • near vision
  • binocular vision
  • scotopic vision
  • sightedness
  • exteroception
  • seeing
  • vision
  • distance vision
  • monocular vision
  • chromatic vision
  • peripheral vision
  • photopic vision
  • sensory system
  • modality
  • acuity
  • night-sight
  • visual acuity
  • daylight vision
  • color vision
  • sharp-sightedness
  • visual modality
  • trichromacy

Antonyms

  • disorganise
  • disorganize
  • refrain
  • take

Etymology

  • sihþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. sight

verb. ['ˈsaɪt'] catch sight of; to perceive with the eyes.

Synonyms

  • notice
  • find
  • descry
  • comprehend
  • spot
  • discover
  • observe
  • detect
  • espy
  • spy

Antonyms

  • inattention
  • ignore
  • lose
  • stay

Etymology

  • sihþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. sight

noun. ['ˈsaɪt'] the range of vision.

Synonyms

  • reach
  • compass
  • grasp
  • range

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • minimum
  • scarcity
  • empty

Etymology

  • sihþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. sight

noun. ['ˈsaɪt'] the act of looking or seeing or observing.

Synonyms

  • view
  • looking
  • looking at
  • look
  • eyeful

Antonyms

  • distributive
  • orderliness
  • order
  • disarrange

Etymology

  • sihþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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