An example of view is being able to see a car parked across the street.
An example of a view is a beautiful sunset from the top of a mountain.
An example of a view is someone thinking foreign cars are superior to American made cars.
In his view, aid to the rebels should be suspended.
Not a person in view.
To take a correct view of a situation.
A room with a view.
One's views on a matter.
To have a view to bettering one's condition.
To view a situation with fear.
My flat has a view of a junkyard.
The view from a window.
From my view that is a stupid proposition.
He viewed the painting and praised the artist for his masterpiece.
An example of to view is checking out the shoes someone is wearing.
- Taking into account; in consideration of.
- Placed so as to be seen; exhibited.
- In sight.
- Under consideration.
- In mind or memory.
- As a goal, object, or expectation.
- In consideration of; because of.
- Displayed or exhibited publicly.
- With the purpose of.
- With a hope of; looking forward to.
Origin of view
- Middle English vewe from Anglo-Norman from feminine past participle of veoir to see from Latin vidēre weid- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Anglo-Norman vewe, from Old French veue (French: vue), feminine past participle of veoir (“to see") (French: voir).