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English definition of “see sth in sb/sth”

see sth in sb/sth

phrasal verb with see
 
 
/siː/ verb (present participle seeing, past tense saw, past participle seen)
to believe that someone or something has a particular quality: I can't understand what you see in her (= why you like her).Analysing and evaluatingAssessing and estimating value
(Definition of see sth in sb/sth from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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