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English definition of “view”

view

verb [T] (HAVE OPINION)    /vjuː/
C2 to have a particular opinion or way of thinking about someone or something: The journalist asked the minister how he viewed recent events. She is viewed as a strong candidate for the job. We view these latest developments with concern/suspicion/satisfaction. If we view the problem from a different angle, a solution may become more obvious. How do you view your prospects/chances (= what do you consider your chances to be) in tomorrow's race?Analysing and evaluatingAssessing and estimating value Grammar:ViewSee moreGrammar:View as a nounView as a noun means a belief, opinion or idea about something:See moreGrammar:View as a verbWe also use view as a verb to mean ‘hold an opinion’:See more
(Definition of view verb (HAVE OPINION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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