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view

noun

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 of view command, lookout, outlook, panorama, perspective, prospect, vista Words Related to view 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 of view belief, conviction, eye, feeling, judgment (or judgement), mind, notion, persuasion, sentiment, verdict, opinionWords Related to view 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 of view 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 of view cast, eye, gander, glance, glimpse, peek, peep, regard, sight, lookWords Related to view 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 of view audit, check, checkup, examination, going-over, look-see, review, scan, scrutiny, survey, inspectionWords Related to view 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

Synonym Discussion of view

opinion, view, belief, conviction, persuasion, sentiment mean a judgment one holds as true. opinion implies a conclusion thought out yet open to dispute.
    • each expert seemed to have a different opinion
view suggests a subjective opinion.
    • very assertive in stating his views
belief implies often deliberate acceptance and intellectual assent.
    • a firm belief in her party's platform
conviction applies to a firmly and seriously held belief.
    • the conviction that animal life is as sacred as human
persuasion suggests a belief grounded on assurance (as by evidence) of its truth.
    • was of the persuasion that everything changes
sentiment suggests a settled opinion reflective of one's feelings.
    • her feminist sentiments are well-known

view

verb

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 of view audit, check (out), con, examine, overlook, oversee, review, scan, scrutinize, survey, inspectWords Related to view 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 of view 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 of view behold, catch, descry, discern, distinguish, espy, eye, look (at), note, notice, observe, perceive, regard, remark, sight, spot, spy, see, witnessWords Related to view 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 of view 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 of view account, call, count, esteem, hold, look (on or upon), rate, reckon, regard, set down, considerWords Related to view believe, deem, feel, sense, think; conceive, fancy, imagine


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