Complete Definition of "view"

wikipedia|dab=view (disambiguation)|view
English

rank|late|bed|living|531|view|although|knowledge|hath

Pronunciation
IPA|/vjuː/
audio|en-us-view.ogg|Audio (US)

Etymology
From AF. vewe, from OF. veue (French: vue), feminine past participle of veoir (French: voir "to see").

Noun
en-noun

  1. The act of seeing or looking at something.

#:He changed seat to get a complete view of the stage.

  1. The range of vision.

#:If there are any rabbits in this park, they keep carefully out of our view.

  1. Something to look at, such as a scenery.

#:My flat has a view of a junkyard.

  1. A picture.

#:There was a view of the accident site on the front page.

  1. A mental image.

#:I need more information to get a better view of the situation.

  1. A way of understanding something, an opinion, a theory.

#:Your view on evolution is based on religion, not on scientific findings.

  1. A point of view.

#:From my view that is a stupid proposition.

  1. An intention or prospect.

#:I gave you the money with the view that you would invest it wisely.

Translations
trans-top|seeing
Finnish: näkymä
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trans-top|range of vision
Czech: t-|cs|dohled|m
Finnish: näköpiiri, näköala
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trans-top|something to look at
Arabic: ARchar|منظر (mánʐar)
Catalan: vista f
Chinese: 觀點, 观点 (guāndiǎn)
Danish: udsigt#Danish|udsigt
Dutch: t+|nl|zicht
Estonian: vaade
Finnish: näkymä
French: t+|fr|vue|f
German: Anblick, Sicht f, Ansicht f
Italian: t+|it|veduta|f
trans-mid
Japanese: 景色 (けしき, keshiki)
Korean: 경치 (gyeongchi)
Malayalam: കാഴ്ച (kaazhcha)
Persian: FAchar|دید (dīd)
Polish: widok m
Portuguese: t+|pt|vista|f
Russian: вид (vid) m
Spanish: t-|es|vista|f
Swedish: vy, utsikt
Telugu: దృశ్యం (dRSyaM)
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trans-top|picture
Finnish: näkymä, kuva
trans-bottom

trans-top|mental image
Finnish: kuva, käsitys
trans-bottom

trans-top|way of understanding
Dutch: opvatting
Finnish: t+|fi|näkemys
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trans-top|point of view
Czech: pohled m, názor m
Finnish: näkökulma
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trans-top|intention
Finnish: oletus, tarkoitus
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Transitive verb
rfc-trverb|Transitive verb
en-verb

  1. To look at.

Translations

Azeri: t|az|görüş|xs=Azeri
Catalan: veure
Dutch: (bekijken|be)kijken
Croatian: t-|hr|vidjeti
Finnish: vilkaista, katsoa, nähdä
French: t+|fr|regarder
German: sehen, anschauen
mid
Italian: t+|it|guardare
Persian: FAchar|دیدن (didan)
Polish: widok
Portuguese: t+|pt|ver
Russian: t+|ru|видеть|sc=Cyrl
Spanish: t+|es|ver
Telugu: చూచు (choochu)
Hebrew: רואה (ro'e)

Derived terms
point of view
viewer
viewfinder
viewing
viewpoint
in view of

Related terms
interview
preview
review
overview

See also
see
look
voyeur

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