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  • n. Plural form of sightline.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • Another household name apparently about to disappear from the railway sightlines is probably my favourite, Louis de Soisson's 1925 factory in Welwyn Garden City.

    Welgar Shredded Wheat

  • It may not be the most natural space for live comedy the sightlines are a bit iffy so it's important to grab a good spot but it's soaked in atmosphere.

    This week's new comedy

  • Then it went down, the sightlines came back, and everyone remembered what was there all along.

    Christopher Caen: Friday Footsteps: San Francisco Nostalgia

  • Stripped entirely of its seats, the empty house on West 55th Street is being reconfigured by Ennead Architects with a new floor plan and an adjusted balcony angle for better sightlines.

    Rebuilding City Center

  • Elsewhere, the venue is removing nearly 500 seats, most of which were hampered by obstructed sightlines.

    Rebuilding City Center

  • Surprisingly I love driving it; the handling is very nimble plus I appreciate its clearance which provides great sightlines above other vehicles.

    A Stalling Vehicle

  • By the time Reich became President Clinton's Secretary of Labor in 1993, poverty was still rampant in the city but much of it had been shoved beyond the sightlines of the rich and powerful.

    Michael Winship: Washington and Change: Cash You Can Believe In

  • "There will be 21st-century amenities, with more comfortable seats, improved sightlines and new bathrooms, which I know is particularly important to many people here," Ms. Shuler said.

    A Serenade for City Center

  • For starters, those decrepit communal wooden benches—shades of Torquemada's rack—have been banished in favor of individual plastic seats with much-improved sightlines.

    At Ojai, New Music Was Once Its Strength

  • Anaheim's Honda Center in Orange County offers high-priced corporate sponsors the Central Valley can't match and an NBA-ready arena with more luxury suites and improved sightlines, perhaps outweighing the downside of competing with the Lakers and Los Angeles Clippers in the same market.

    Sacramento Keeps NBA's Kings, For Now


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