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1. sighting

noun. ['ˈsaɪtɪŋ'] the act of observing.

Synonyms

  • landfall
  • observation
  • observance

Antonyms

  • nonconformity
  • noncompliance
  • nonobservance

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Words that Rhyme with Sighting

  • overexciting
  • uninviting
  • unexciting
  • underwriting
  • reigniting
  • reuniting
  • overwriting
  • nonbiting
  • uniting
  • rewriting
  • reciting
  • inviting
  • indicting
  • inciting
  • igniting
  • exciting
  • delighting
  • benighting
  • whiting
  • slighting
  • writing
  • siting
  • lighting
  • kiting
  • fighting
  • citing
  • biting

Example sentences of the word sighting


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
A tribrach is an adjustable mounting plate for a surveying theodolite or sighting target.

2. Noun, singular or mass
The night trip is recommended for those wishing to spot alligators; the company guarantees a sighting.

Quotes containing the word sighting


1. Well,” Tessa said, sighting along the line of the knife, “you behave as if you dislike me. In fact, you behave as if you dislike us all.”“I don’t,” Gabriel said. “I just dislike him.” He pointed at Will.“Dear me,” said Will, and he took another bite of his apple. “Is it because I’m better-looking than you?
- Cassandra Clare, Clockwork Prince

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