viewer

noun view·er \ ˈvyü-ər \
Updated on: 16 Dec 2017

Definition of viewer

: one that views: such as
a : a person who watches television
b : a person legally appointed to inspect and report on property
c : an optical device used in viewing

Examples of viewer in a Sentence

  1. The program attracts millions of viewers every week.

  2. She is a regular viewer of the evening news.

  3. The exhibit was surrounded by a large crowd of viewers.

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First Known Use of viewer

15th century

viewer Synonyms


VIEWER Defined for English Language Learners

viewer

noun

Definition of viewer for English Language Learners

  • : a person who watches television

  • : a person who sees or looks at something

  • : a device that is used to look at photographs



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