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English definition of “perspective”

perspective

noun
 
 
/pəˈspektɪv/
WAY YOU THINK [C] the way you think about something: Being unemployed has made me see things from a different perspective.Opinions, beliefs and points of view
DRAWING [U] a way of drawing things so that they appear to be a realistic size and in a realistic positionParts of geometrical shapesRepresentation in art and in general
put sth in/into perspective If something puts a problem into perspective, it makes you understand how unimportant that problem is.ImportanceUseful or advantageous
(Definition of perspective from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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