at first sight
- when someone or something is seen for the first time.
For my brother and sister-in-law, it was love at first sight.Related vocabulary: at first blush, at first glance
At first sight I thought the test was easy, but there were some tricky questions.
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first sight — index discovery Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 … Law dictionary
at first sight — adverb immediately (Freq. 2) it was love at first sight • Syn: ↑at first glance * * * adverb : without investigation or analysis : offhand, immediately, superficially … Useful english dictionary
At First Sight — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel: Auf den ersten Blick Originaltitel: At First Sight Produktionsland: USA Erscheinungsjahr: 1999 Länge: 124 Minuten Originalsprache: Englisch … Deutsch Wikipedia
At First Sight — Infobox Film name = At First Sight caption = director = Irwin Winkler producer = Rob Cowan Irwin Winkler writer = Oliver Sacks (essay) Steve Levitt (screenplay) starring = Mira Sorvino Val Kilmer Kelly McGillis Steven Weber |Nathan Lane Bruce… … Wikipedia
at\ first\ sight — • at first glance • at first sight adv or adj. phr. After a first quick look. At first sight, his guess was that the whole trouble between the two men resulted from personalities that did not agree. Tom met Mary at a party, and it was love at… … Словарь американских идиом
at first sight — ► at first sight at the first glimpse; on the first impression. Main Entry: ↑sight … English terms dictionary
at first sight — adverb Superficially, without a full inspection. It looks like a normal car at first sight. But when we open the hood, we discover something quite new. Syn: at first glance … Wiktionary
at first sight — idi at the first glimpse; at once: love at first sight[/ex] … From formal English to slang
at first sight — index prima facie (self evident) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 … Law dictionary
at first sight — apparently at first; when seen for the first time (also at first glance) … Idioms and examples