eye view


Definition of eye view

: point of view an alien eye view

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Examples of eye view in a Sentence

from my eye view, it looks as if both of you are in the wrong

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From blooming phytoplankton to the glistening beauty of a chilly winter morning, nothing compares to a much-higher-than-bird’s-eye view of our dynamic planet. Erin Blakemore, The Seattle Times, "Seeking the big picture of our planet? Check out satellite images on NOAA’s website.," 19 Feb. 2019 Many rooftop bars spread throughout Chicago serve up birds' eye views of some of the city's most spectacular sites—like Lake Michigan, Lincoln Park Zoo, and other iconic skyscrapers—alongside top-level cocktails and elevated bar snacks. Ari Bendersky, Condé Nast Traveler, "13 Best Rooftop Bars in Chicago," 27 Feb. 2018 Here's a pilot's-eye view of what went right during the emergency, the landing, and the rescue that saw all 150 passengers rescued safely from the plane. Allen St. John, Popular Mechanics, "What Went Right: Revisiting Captain "Sully" Sullenberger and the Miracle on the Hudson," 15 Jan. 2019 And here’s a Bird’s-eye view of the frenzied growth of the controversial e-scooter player Bird — which might be the fastest-growing company ever — including data that confirms the seductive math behind the Bird business. Recode Staff, Recode, "Recode Daily: Facebook wants you to buy — and watch — HBO on Facebook," 14 Dec. 2018 See a birds-eye view of River Run in the Outlander trailer below, then tune in on Sunday nights at 8 p.m. ET on Starz to keep up with the series. Caroline Hallemann, Town & Country, "Is Aunt Jocasta's River Run Plantation in Outlander a Real Place?," 11 Nov. 2018 Best view: Reserve the secluded table under the oak tree, on the deck on the far left, for a bird's eye view of the river and marina. Allen Pierleoni, sacbee, "Where to go for fun and food along Sacramento's Garden Highway," 18 May 2018 According to NowThis News, the designer will present a techno-fabric mesh dress with more than 50 working iPhone 6s dangling from it, all broadcasting a model's-eye view of the proceedings. Chelsea Peng, Marie Claire, "Elie Tahari Ditches Sequins, Embellishes Dress with iPhone 6s," 9 Sep. 2014 Here, a bird’s-eye view of the Whampoa Garden neighborhood turns a cluster of bland 16-story apartment buildings—shoved together like chips on a circuit board—into a playful landscape pocked with vibrant colors. Austin Merrill, WSJ, "The Spirit of Hong Kong’s Kowloon Walled City," 11 Dec. 2018

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First Known Use of eye view

circa 1771, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of eye view was circa 1771

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