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Relating to seeing or sight.‘visual perception’
optical, seeing, optic, ocular, eyevisible, perceptible, perceivable, seeable, to be seen, discernibleView synonyms
- ‘Taken together, these elements add up to a beautiful visual blend of the old and the new.’
- ‘Experiments in visual perception have shown that the mind has a great influence on what we see.’
- ‘I feel they are concentrating on the visual side rather than the practical problems we are facing.’
- ‘Other blunders interfere more with the visual integrity of the building than its structure.’
- ‘Such visual adverts seek to mobilise hopes which their very existence has helped extinguish.’
- ‘However, Plato's distrust of sensory perception led him to reject the visual arts.’
- ‘There are very strong arguments that wind turbines spoil the visual appearance of the landscape.’
- ‘They also point to the historical inclusion of visual arts in the festival.’
- ‘Monogram and AMT produced some of the best visual celebrations of hot rod culture.’
- ‘When only the first two rows of an eye chart are read it is called moderate visual impairment.’
- ‘The graphics have been upgraded, improving even further on the visual quality.’
- ‘Indeed water in all its diverse forms has been mainly responsible for the visual feast that lies ahead.’
- ‘The dishes that ranged from pudding, juice to salads proved to be a visual treat as well.’
- ‘Previously, visual checks were carried out but this could be very subjective.’
- ‘Her training in visual arts enables her to create her scenes as though each image is to be framed.’
- ‘It is a very successful way to convert an ordinary shot into one with a lot of visual appeal.’
- ‘Her performance earned her a bronze medal in the visual impairment category.’
- ‘For the greatest visual impact, a rock garden should be constructed on as large a scale as the site will allow.’
- ‘There are a couple of visual effects that are stunning and the pacing is just brilliant.’
- ‘You have to generate visual energy, emotions and memories with inert, dead materials.’
A picture, piece of film, or display used to illustrate or accompany something.
- ‘No dialogue, no indication of the plot, just amazing visuals and music.’
- ‘On the technical side, the film has slick visuals and an impressive montage at the beginning.’
- ‘The film has also visuals of a leading gold jewellery showroom in the State.’
- ‘Rough edits of visuals were sent out to musicians who were asked to use them as the basis for producing soundtracks.’
- ‘The book is pretty heavy on the visuals, with lots of posters and performance shots.’
- ‘Every so often, director Bille Eltringham has a psychedelic fit and the visuals go arty.’
- ‘Getting the visuals of the songs of the films produced four decades back was no mean task.’
- ‘What a great original use of a concept that brings the reader such visuals from your writing.’
- ‘This mixture of fashion and function can be seen in the bright visuals of Safari Chic.’
- ‘Anybody that thinks that a rock band offers better visuals might want to revert to using candles instead of lightbulbs.’
- ‘If the audience gets the visuals and something beyond that, that will be cool.’
- ‘The whole film was just full of interesting visuals, and a really crackling style.’
- ‘Running for eight minutes, the film speaks more through the visuals than the dialogues.’
- ‘With a film so preoccupied with tone, style and visuals the lead performances are all the more important.’
- ‘The digital visuals have to be converted into film which can be run through a projector.’
- ‘Lots of anime looks great when you see small visuals on Blog pages.’
- ‘With some fabulous visuals thrown into the mix there's a lot to like about this game.’
- ‘The visuals are all extremely cartoonish, a style that works best for such a parody.’
- ‘Anyway, the visuals were beautiful and the flight scenes were amazing.’
- ‘Add visuals, complete with wigs and gowns, and the image is even less flattering.’
Late Middle English (originally describing a beam imagined to proceed from the eye and make vision possible): from late Latin visualis, from Latin visus ‘sight’, from videre ‘to see’. The current noun sense dates from the 1950s.
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