Definition of take a dim view
- They take a dim view of the country's current foreign policy.
: to get into one's hands or into one's possession, power, or control: such as
: to seize or capture physically
: to get possession of (fish or game) by killing or capturing
: a distinct or personal point of view, outlook, or assessment
: an act or the action of taking: such as
: the uninterrupted photographing or televising of a scene
: extent or range of vision : sight
: the act of seeing or examining : inspection
: a mode or manner of looking at or regarding something
: to look at attentively : scrutinize, observe
: see, watch
: to look on in a particular light : regard
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