What does at first sight mean?

at first sight meaning in General Dictionary

after a preliminary impression, which later proves wrong

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  • on first viewing (somebody or something); immediately

Sentence Examples with the word at first sight

This action, at first sight somewhat obscure, is due to the extreme pupillary contraction which removes the mass of the iris from pressing upon the spaces of Fontana, through which the intraocular fluids normally make a very slow escape from the eye into its efferent lymphatics.

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