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Synonyms and Antonyms of view

  1. 1 all that can be seen from a certain point <the view of the mountains from the inn's porch is spectacular> Synonyms command, lookout, outlook, panorama, perspective, prospect, vista Related Words landscape, scene, scenery; ken, sight; visual field

  2. 2 an idea that is believed to be true or valid without positive knowledge <that's one view, but I happen to disagree> Synonyms belief, conviction, eye, feeling, judgment (or judgement), mind, notion, persuasion, sentiment, verdict, opinionRelated Words say; impression, perception, take; attitude; assumption, presumption, presupposition; conclusion, decision, determination; deliverance, esteem, estimate, estimation; credence, credit, faith; concept, conception, idea, thought; position, stance, stand; comment, obiter dictum, observation, reflection, remark; conjecture, guess, hunch, hypothesis, surmise, theory; advice, input, recommendation, suggestion; angle, outlook, perspective, shoes, slant, standpoint, viewpoint; counterviewNear Antonyms fact, truth

  3. 3 an instance of looking especially briefly <took a quick view of the Web page and decided that it didn't have what he was looking for> Synonyms cast, eye, gander, glance, glimpse, peek, peep, regard, sight, lookRelated Words gape, gaze, glare, leer, ogle, stare; side-glance; squinny, squint; coup d'oeil

  4. 4 a close look at or over someone or something in order to judge condition <upon closer view the painting was an obvious forgery> Synonyms audit, check, checkup, examination, going-over, look-see, review, scan, scrutiny, survey, inspectionRelated Words analysis, assay, close-up, deconstruction, dissection; exploration, investigation, probe, research, study; inquisition, interrogation; once-over, perusal; recheck, reinspection, resurvey; observation, surveillance, watch; checkout, test-drive, trial run



Synonyms and Antonyms of view

  1. 1 to look over closely (as for judging quality or condition) <I'll have to view all of the evidence before making a decision> Synonyms audit, check (out), con, examine, overlook, oversee, review, scan, scrutinize, survey, inspectRelated Words notice, observe, watch; comb, peruse, pore (over); analyze, dissect, parse; delve (into), explore, investigate, plumb, probe, research, study; categorize, classify; pick over; reinspect, rereview, resurveyNear Antonyms skim; glance (at or over); miss, overlook

  2. 2 to make note of (something) through the use of one's eyes <viewed the latest changes and approved them> Synonyms behold, catch, descry, discern, distinguish, espy, eye, look (at), note, notice, observe, perceive, regard, remark, sight, spot, spy, see, witnessRelated Words identify, make out, pick out, pick up; attend (to), consider, heed, mark, mind; study, watch; examine, inspect, scan, scrutinize, survey; glance (at), glimpse, peer (at)Near Antonyms disregard, ignore, neglect, overpass, pass over; miss, overlook

  3. 3 to think of in a particular way <I view housework as a necessary evil> Synonyms account, call, count, esteem, hold, look (on or upon), rate, reckon, regard, set down, considerRelated Words believe, deem, feel, sense, think; conceive, fancy, imagine

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