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.
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.
School board President Gary Saake said the deal would increase salaries an average of sightly more than 12 percent over four years.
I think to do just a love story becomes sightly frivolous.
6m, improved sightly up from the net interest income of USD3.
But that would be foolish not to sit down with Nick and look at a few targets and see what Tony thought was perhaps needed and what I think is perhaps needed - is that the same correlation or is it sightly different?
I am sure we will be doing a few sightly different things they haven't seen.
Besides the Filipino story behind the production of the turboprop, the Q400 is a sightly and efficient commuter aircraft that PAL is proud to have.
It's also possible that the new trains will be sightly longer than existing vehicles, in which case the number of seats will not be cut.
For women, the estimated change is sightly positive (0.
WELSHPOOL, Mon, Sept 19 Remarks: Sightly reduced entry of cull ewes but the average was up PS5 on the previous week.
Stedman, Cianfrance tells a very different kind of story--stately and nicely dressed, sightly removed in time, rooted in a quieter rapture.