keep sight of

keep sight of someone or something

to keep someone or something in view. Try to keep sight of the skier. I want to keep sight of the children at all times.
See also: keep, of, sight

keep sight of somebody/something

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keep somebody/something in sight


1 stay in a position where you can see somebody/something: If you keep the tower in sight, you won’t get lost.
2 remain aware of something; not forget something: It’s important to keep sight of the fact that you have a small chance of winning.
References in classic literature ?
Godfrey was standing a little way off, not to admire his brother's dancing, but to keep sight of Nancy, who was seated in the group, near her father.
In the hustle-bustle of daily work, it's important for us to keep sight of our mission: to change perceptions about the role and value of public relations," said SHIFT CEO Todd Defren.
If you have been fortunate enough to secure or have recently completed a nurse prescribing module, take advantage of this exciting opportunity to develop your role and keep sight of the benefits of prescribing.
However, we must also keep sight of opportunities closer to home as sales to other parts of the United Kingdom are a key driver of economic growth, particularly for our small and medium sized enterprises.
Pilots must also keep sight of the device and avoid collisions with other aircraft.
This will help you keep sight of your goals while making sure your health needs don't get lost in the process.
In parallel with those efforts, al-Halqi said, the government will continue the track of national reconciliations and keep sight of the issue of the missing, abductees and detainees to have their issues tackled.
I have a coffee shop and people are even coming in via Facebook to speak to me about sightings which is amazing but what we need is people to have our number handy and call us when they have sight of him and to keep sight of him so we can head over hopefully bring him in as it's like trying to find a needle in a haystack," she said.
However, we have to keep sight of the fact that it's still what we do on the pitch that will ultimately determine whether we win the cup or not.
United are currently fifth in the table and will face Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday as they look to keep sight of leaders Arsenal in the league.
As I continued to look over my shoulder to keep sight of my lead, I was still unaware of my increasing nose-low attitude.
Best practices and past experience tells us that the best way to avoid costly mistakes from happening is to keep sight of the crucial human element.
That is why it is critical that in the war against terrorism and in promoting peace in South Asia we keep sight of democratic values.