English version

be a (beautiful/strange/frightening etc) sight to behold

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishbe a (beautiful/strange/frightening etc) sight to beholdbe a (beautiful/strange/frightening etc) sight to beholdformal used to emphasize that something or someone looks very unusual, for example because they are very beautiful, strange, or frightening 🔊 His garden was a sight to behold. 🔊 His face was not a pleasant sight to behold. sight
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