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behold

verb [T] uk   /bɪˈhəʊld/  us   /-ˈhoʊld/ (beheld, beheld) old use or literary
to see or look at someone or something: The new bridge is an incredible sight to behold.
beholder
noun [C] uk   /bɪˈhəʊl.dər/  us   /-ˈhoʊl.dɚ/
Translations of “behold”
in Arabic يَرَى…
in Korean -을 보다…
in Malaysian melihat…
in French voir…
in Turkish farkına varmak, görmek…
in Italian vedere, notare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 看見, 注視…
in Russian смотреть…
in Polish ujrzeć…
in Vietnamese nhìn ngắm…
in Spanish ver, contemplar…
in Portuguese contemplar…
in Thai เห็น…
in German erblicken…
in Catalan contemplar…
in Japanese ~を見る, 注視する…
in Indonesian lihat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 看见, 注视…
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