sightly


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sight·ly

 (sīt′lē)
adj. sight·li·er, sight·li·est
1. Pleasing to see; visually appealing.
2. Affording a fine view; scenic.

sight′li·ness n.

sightly

(ˈsaɪtlɪ)
adj, -lier or -liest
1. pleasing or attractive to see
2. US providing a pleasant view
ˈsightliness n

sight•ly

(ˈsaɪt li)

adj. -li•er, -li•est.
1. pleasing to the sight; attractive; comely.
2. affording a fine view.
[1525–35]
sight′li•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.sightly - very pleasing to the eye; "my bonny lass"; "there's a bonny bay beyond"; "a comely face"; "young fair maidens"
beautiful - delighting the senses or exciting intellectual or emotional admiration; "a beautiful child"; "beautiful country"; "a beautiful painting"; "a beautiful theory"; "a beautiful party"

sightly

adjective
Translations

sightly

[ˈsaɪtlɪ] ADJ not very sightlyno muy agradable para la vista

sightly

adjansehnlich
References in classic literature ?
I like also little heaps, in the nature of mole-hills (such as are in wild heaths), to be set, some with wild thyme; some with pinks; some with germander, that gives a good flower to the eye; some with periwinkle; some with violets; some with strawberries; some with cowslips; some with daisies; some with red roses; some with lilium convallium; some with sweet-williams red; some with bear's-foot: and the like low flowers, being withal sweet and sightly. Part of which heaps, are to be with standards of little bushes pricked upon their top, and part without.
"It is a wide and deep water-course, and many sightly towns are there growing on its banks," returned the trapper; "and yet it is but a brook to the waters of the endless river."
The patient was a 18-year-old Turkish man who had a sightly concave profile, symmetric face and retrusive lips with an acute nasolabial angle.
The traditionally bouyant season coupled with distress in the sales market has pushed rents "sightly" across the board, according to Citi Habitats April ananlyisis.
Today's settlement of last week's $78 B in coupon offerings, for $195 M in new cash, is pressuring general collateral sightly. The rate has edged up to 2.53% from 2.52% at the open.
Once three or four--or maybe even only one or two--easy marks with sound bank accounts have been snared, the new "national"--or perhaps it is "international" association is on its legs, and all that remains is to have brilliant stationery printed, put in an amiable and sightly stenographer, and begin deluging bishops, editors and the gullible generally with literature....
The iconic beach huts provide a dash of colour to the foot of the west cliff, offering a sightly photo opportunity from the beach.
The heavier spring produced a total weight sightly over 4 1/2 pounds, with a first-stage of 2 pounds, 14 ounces.
This means that graphite preserved surface tin (IV) sulfide to sightly higher temperatures.