Значение идиомы out of sight

[out of sight] {adv. phr.} 1. Not within one’s field of vision.

The sailboat disappeared out of sight over the horizon.

2. Extremelyexpensive.

The builder’s estimate was so high that it was out ofsight.

3. Unbelievable; fantastic; incredible

Roxanne is such astunning beauty, it’s simply out of sight.

Mr. Gargoyle is sorepulsive, it’s out of sight.

4. Unreachable; unrealizable; belongingto the world of fiction and fantasy.

Max’s dreams about winning theSenatorial election are really out ofsight; he admits it himself.

Compare: PIPE DREAM.


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