American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. The range of vision; sight.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Sight; view; range of vision; glance of the eye.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. Range, reach, or glance of the eye; view; sight.
- n. the range of the eye
- From earshot (Wiktionary)
“They flutter the corners of the paper you are writing on, scatter the lawn with the pages you have already finished, and cause leaves and flowers to wave within eyeshot, distractingly.”
“The view was a long one for the flatlands, the hospital having been built on the only swell within eyeshot.”
“Unfortunately the screen itself is highly reflective and the webcam also sits in a small glossy surround with the word 'eyeshot' beside it.”
“There were others walking with her on the sidewalk as she stayed within eyeshot of him, so she blended in.”
“The Brit John sneered at how this was "just American imperialism" and I shot back "Did you not notice that thousands of people were just murdered within eyeshot of where we work?”
“Martinez even planned to video the explosion after he detonated the bomb from a site within eyeshot of the Catonsville recruiting station, prosecutors said.”
“Manuelian said Martinez and the informant planned to video the explosion after he detonated the bomb from a site within eyeshot of the Catonsville, Md., recruiting station.”
“Claudia walked until she was out of eyeshot, then galloped.”
“However, while you can keep the Viagra habit to yourself for the most part just about anyone on the green within eyeshot of you will know if your golf swing is lame.”
“Jo still copied her maths off anyone within eyeshot and Jenny spent a lot of time playing with her shoe velcro.”
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