Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The entire area that a person or animal is able to see when their eyes are fixed in one position.
eyesight, sight, power of sight, faculty of sight, ability to see, power of seeing, powers of observation, observation, perception, visual perceptionView synonyms
- ‘Echelon is an aircraft simulator, and thus the player needs a considerable field of vision.’
- ‘As the disease progresses, the field of vision gradually narrows and blindness can result.’
- ‘You can set a screen as close as desired, as long as the screener is in the normal field of vision of the player being screened.’
- ‘He began to feel irrationally nervous as yellow shapes and black lines spread to fill his entire field of vision.’
- ‘You're driving down the highway with traffic flowing smoothly when tail lights begin to light up your field of vision.’
- ‘A torch has a great effect on your field of vision and how you perceive your surroundings.’
- ‘This slowly moving panorama continues across my field of vision.’
- ‘Shrubs lower than one metre are recommended, or taller trees with no foliage below two metres, so there is a clear field of vision.’
- ‘It was blue and gradually filled my whole field of vision.’
- ‘The shorter the focal length of the lens, the wider the field of vision.’
- ‘Evolution has generally provided animals with a wide field of vision to warn them of danger from all sides.’
- ‘Daunting in scale and hung low on the wall, these paintings can engulf our field of vision.’
- ‘Painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, architecture do not seem to swim into his field of vision.’
- ‘Being able to focus on the target instead of the handgun's sights enhances your field of vision.’
- ‘Black spots were starting to appear in the edges of his field of vision.’
- ‘As I returned to the present moment, and Steve swam back into my field of vision, it occurred to me I must have forgotten to reset the alarm.’
- ‘Another sign may be loss of part of your field of vision or side vision.’
- ‘One young, wheelchair-bound boy whizzed past my field of vision with a pretty blonde on his lap.’
- ‘The IMAX screen filled my entire field of vision and my eyes were tearing up while I was taking in every wave of attack.’
- ‘Another symptom is the appearance of a curtain over the field of vision.’
Are you looking for a word for a foolish person? We explore twelve interesting words to describe the dunderheads in your life.
Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.