1. [ noun ] a way of regarding situations or topics etc.
Synonyms: position perspective

"consider what follows from the positivist view"

Related terms: orientation point_of_view light sight vanguard Weltanschauung futurism straddle bird's_eye_view paradigm
2. [ verb ] consider or deem to be; regard
Synonyms: consider see regard reckon

"She views this quite differently from me" "I consider her to be shallow" "I don't see the situation quite as negatively as you do"

Related terms: think deem expect include respect reconsider favor identify prize abstract like make capitalize disrespect reconsider consider honor receive relativize reify idealize call interpret position
3. [ verb ] look at carefully; study mentally
Synonyms: look_at consider

"view a problem"

Related terms: analyze contemplate consideration
4. [ noun ] the visual percept of a region
Synonyms: scene aspect vista panorama prospect

"the most desirable feature of the park are the beautiful views"

Related terms: visual_percept background exposure foreground tableau middle_distance glimpse side_view coast watch
5. [ noun ] the act of looking or seeing or observing
Synonyms: sight survey

"he tried to get a better view of it" "his survey of the battlefield was limited"

Related terms: look eyeful sight
6. [ noun ] the range of the eye
Synonyms: eyeshot

"they were soon out of view"

Related terms: range watch
7. [ noun ] a personal belief or judgment that is not founded on proof or certainty
Synonyms: opinion sentiment thought persuasion

"my opinion differs from yours" "what are your thoughts on Haiti?"

Related terms: belief idea judgment eyes pole preconception politics think think
8. [ noun ] a message expressing a belief about something; the expression of a belief that is held with confidence but not substantiated by positive knowledge or proof
Synonyms: opinion

"his opinions appeared frequently on the editorial page"

Related terms: message guess side adverse_opinion see
9. [ noun ] purpose; the phrase `with a view to' means `with the intention of' or `for the purpose of'

"he took the computer with a view to pawning it"

Related terms: purpose
10. [ verb ] see or watch
Synonyms: see watch take_in catch

"view a show on television" "This program will be seen all over the world" "view an exhibition" "Catch a show on Broadway" "see a movie"

Related terms: watch visualise preview spectate see spectator watch seer
11. [ noun ] (fine art) graphic art consisting of the graphic or photographic representation of a visual percept
Synonyms: scene

"he painted scenes from everyday life" "figure 2 shows photographic and schematic views of the equipment"

Related terms: graphic_art subject
12. [ noun ] the range of interest or activity that can be anticipated
Synonyms: horizon purview

"It is beyond the horizon of present knowledge"

Related terms: scope
13. [ noun ] outward appearance

"they look the same in outward view"

Related terms: appearance
Similar spelling:   vie