Translation of "see" - English-Russian dictionary

see

verb uk us /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.
UNDERSTAND [ I, T ]

B1 to understand something

понимать
I see what you mean.
I don't see why I should go.
MEET [ T ]

A1 to meet or visit someone

встречать(ся), посещать
I'm seeing Peter tonight.
You should see a doctor.
WATCH [ T ]

A2 to watch a film, television programme, etc

смотреть
Did you see that film last night?
INFORMATION [ T ]

B1 to find out information

узнавать, выяснять
[ + question word ] I'll just see what time the train gets in.
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.
BELIEVE [ T ]

to believe that something will happen

верить
I can't see us finishing on time.
HAPPEN [ T ]

to be the time or place where something happens

быть свидетелем
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?
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.
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."
see you informal

(Translation of “see” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)