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see

verb     /siː/ ( present participle seeing, past tense saw, past participle seen)
EYES [I, T]
A1 to notice people and things with your eyes видеть Have you seen Jo? Turn the light on so I can see.Using the eyesEyesight, glasses and lensesThe eye and surrounding areaPerceptive
UNDERSTAND [I, T]
B1 to understand something понимать I see what you mean. I don't see why I should go.Understanding and comprehending
MEET [T]
A1 to meet or visit someone встречать(ся), посещать I'm seeing Peter tonight. You should see a doctor.Meeting peopleOfficial meetingsVisiting
WATCH [T]
A2 to watch a film, television programme, etc смотреть Did you see that film last night?Using the eyesEyesight, glasses and lensesThe eye and surrounding areaPerceptive
INFORMATION [T]
B1 to find out information узнавать, выяснять [+ question word] I'll just see what time the train gets in.Finding and discovering
IMAGINE [T]
B2 to imagine or think about something or someone in a particular way представлять себе I just can't see him as a father.Imagining and conceiving
BELIEVE [T]
to believe that something will happen верить I can't see us finishing on time.Predicting things and intuition
HAPPEN [T]
to be the time or place where something happens быть свидетелем This decade has seen huge technological advances.Occurring and happening
see that
If you ask someone to see that something happens, you want them to make sure it happens. позаботиться о чем-либо Could you see that everyone gets a copy of this letter?Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trappingWanting everything to be right
see sb home/to the station, etc
to go somewhere with someone, especially to make sure they are safe провожать кого-либо домой/на вокзал и т. д. Let me see you home.Taking someone somewhere or telling them the way
I'll/we'll see
used to say that you will make a decision about something later посмотрим! "Dad, can I have a guitar?" "We'll see."Delaying and wasting time
see you informal
A1 used for saying goodbye пока! →  See also be glad/happy, etc to see the back of sb/sth , see eye to eye (with sb) , see red Welcoming, greeting and greetings
(Definition of see from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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