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"viewer" in British English

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viewernoun [C]

uk   /ˈvjuː.ər/  us   //
B2 a ​person who ​watches something, ​especiallytelevision: Millions of viewers will be ​glued to ​their sets for this ​match. a ​device for ​looking at slides (= ​photographs on ​smallpieces of ​film)
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(Definition of viewer from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"viewer" in American English

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viewernoun [C]

 us   /ˈvju·ər/
someone who ​watches a ​particular TV ​broadcast or ​series of ​broadcasts, esp. ​regularly: Millions of viewers ​watch the ​SuperBowl on TV every ​year.
(Definition of viewer from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"viewer" in Business English

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viewernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈvjuːər/
COMMUNICATIONS someone who watches a ​televisionprogramme: The ​ads were ​designed to ​appeal to viewers of ​homeimprovementshows.attract/bring in/draw viewers The first episode ​attracted almost 20 million viewers. television/TV viewers
IT a ​piece of ​equipment or ​software that ​allows you to ​look at ​images: a picture/photo viewer
(Definition of viewer from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “viewer”
in Arabic مُشاهِد…
in Korean 시청자…
in Portuguese espectador, -ora, telespectador…
in Catalan teleespectador, -a…
in Japanese 視聴者…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指电视)观众, 幻灯机…
in Turkish izleyici, seyirci…
in Russian зритель…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指電視)觀眾, 幻燈機…
in Italian telespettatore…
in Polish widz, telewidz…
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