sightline


sightline
/suyt"luyn'/, n.
any of the lines of sight between the spectators and the stage or playing area in a theater, stadium, etc.: Some of the sightlines are blocked by columns.
Also, sight line.
[1915-20; SIGHT + LINE1]

* * *


Universalium. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • sightline — [sītlīn΄] n. any of the straight lines of unimpeded vision from various points in a theater to the stage …   English World dictionary

  • sightline — /ˈsaɪtlaɪn/ (say suytluyn) noun an uninterrupted line along which one can look, as from a seat in a theatre, a point of vantage about a town, etc.: from the hill you have a sightline to the marketplace …   Australian English dictionary

  • sightline — noun A line between an observer or a piece of optical equipment and an object of interest …   Wiktionary

  • sightline — sight′line or sight′ line n. cvb any of the lines of vision between the spectators and the stage or playing area in a theater, stadium, etc …   From formal English to slang

  • sightline — /suyt luyn /, n. any of the lines of sight between the spectators and the stage or playing area in a theater, stadium, etc.: Some of the sightlines are blocked by columns. Also, sight line. [1915 20; SIGHT + LINE1] * * * sightˈline noun 1. The… …   Useful english dictionary

  • MTR Western — Infobox Bus transit name = MTR Western, LLC logo size = image size = image caption = company slogan = Driven by Passion parent = founded = 2003 headquarters = Seattle, Washington locale = USA CAN service area = Western United States and Canada… …   Wikipedia

  • Cascadia (independence movement) — Proposed Country of Cascadia …   Wikipedia

  • Great Plains — For other uses, see Great Plains (disambiguation). Coordinates: 37°N 97°W / 37°N 97°W / 37; 97 …   Wikipedia

  • Pacific Northwest — This article is about the region that includes parts of Canada and the United States. For the U.S. only region, see Northwestern United States. The Pacific Northwest from space The Pacific Northwest is a region in northwestern North America,… …   Wikipedia

  • Ecotax — Ecotax, short for Ecological taxation, can refer to:A policy that introduces taxes intended to promote ecologically sustainable activities via economic incentives. Such a policy can complement or avert the need for regulatory approaches. Often,… …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.