sight see

Synonyms and related words:
campaign, cruise, fare, globe-trot, go abroad, go on safari, go overseas, go slumming, hit the trail, jaunt, journey, lionize, make a journey, make a pilgrimage, make a trip, peregrinate, pilgrim, pilgrimage, range the world, rubberneck, see the lions, see the sights, take a trip, take the road, tour, trek, voyage, wayfare

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • sight|see — «SYT SEE», intransitive verb, transitive verb, saw, seen, see|ing. to go around to see objects or places of interest: »We all swam,…sailed a little, sightsaw, and constructed castles in the sand (Moira Keenan). Eight tour buses a day visit the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • sight-see — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ intransitive verb Etymology: back formation from sight seeing : to go about seeing sights of interest …   Useful english dictionary

  • sight|see|ing — «SYT SEE ihng», noun, adjective. –n. the action of going around to see objects or places of interest: »a weekend of sightseeing. –adj. that goes around to see or show objects or places of interest: »a sightseeing tour, a sightseeing bus …   Useful english dictionary

  • sight·see·ing — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sight — (s[imac]t), n. [OE. sight, si[thorn]t, siht, AS. siht, gesiht, gesih[eth], gesieh[eth], gesyh[eth]; akin to D. gezicht, G. sicht, gesicht, Dan. sigte, Sw. sigt, from the root of E. see. See {See}, v. t.] 1. The act of seeing; perception of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sight draft — Sight Sight (s[imac]t), n. [OE. sight, si[thorn]t, siht, AS. siht, gesiht, gesih[eth], gesieh[eth], gesyh[eth]; akin to D. gezicht, G. sicht, gesicht, Dan. sigte, Sw. sigt, from the root of E. see. See {See}, v. t.] 1. The act of seeing;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sight — [sīt] n. [ME siht < OE (ge)siht < base of seon, to SEE1] 1. a) something seen; view b) a remarkable or spectacular view; spectacle c) a thing worth seeing usually used in pl. [the sights of the city] …   English World dictionary

  • Sight-seeing — Sight see ing, a. Engaged in, or given to, seeing sights; eager for novelties or curiosities. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sight-seeing — Sight see ing, n. The act of seeing sights; eagerness for novelties or curiosities. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sight — [[t]sa͟ɪt[/t]] ♦♦ sights, sighting, sighted 1) N UNCOUNT: oft poss N Someone s sight is their ability to see. My sight is failing, and I can t see to read any more... I use the sense of sound much more than the sense of sight. Syn …   English dictionary

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