Synonyms of view in English:

view


See definition of view

noun

1‘the view from her top-floor flat never failed to please her’

SYNONYMS

outlook, prospect, panorama, vista, scene, aspect, perspective, spectacle, sight

scenery, landscape, seascape, riverscape, cityscape, townscape, snowscape

archaic lookout

2‘not all adolescents agree with this view’

SYNONYMS

opinion, point of view, viewpoint, belief, judgement, reckoning, way of thinking, thinking, thought, notion, idea, conviction, persuasion, attitude, feeling, sentiment, impression, concept, conception, hypothesis, theory, thesis, estimate, estimation, conclusion, verdict

statement, observation, remark, point

angle, slant, stance, posture, standpoint, approach

3‘as one walks down the lane, the parish church comes into view’

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sight, perspective, field of vision, range of vision, vision, visibility, eyeshot


verb

1‘they viewed the passing landscape from their carriages’

SYNONYMS

look at, gaze at, stare at, peer at, eye, observe, ogle, contemplate, regard, scan, survey, watch

look over, see over, be shown over, examine, inspect, scrutinize

catch sight of, glimpse, lay eyes on, spy, spot

North American check something out

informal get a load of, gawp at, rubberneck at, give something a once-over, give something the once-over, have a look-see at, have a gander at, take a gander at, have a squint at, clap eyes on

British informal have a dekko at, take a dekko at, have a butcher's at, take a butcher's at, take a shufti at, clock

North American informal eyeball

literary espy, behold, descry

2‘the law was often viewed as a last resort’

SYNONYMS

consider, regard, look on, see, perceive, judge, adjudge, estimate, deem, reckon, think of, treat


Phrases

    in view of

      ‘in view of its location, no removal of the tumour was attempted’

      SYNONYMS

      considering, taking into consideration, bearing in mind, keeping in mind, mindful of, taking into account, on account of, taking note of, in the light of, owing to, because of, as a result of

    on view

      ‘over one hundred of Van Gogh's paintings are on view in Amsterdam’

      SYNONYMS

      on display, on exhibition, on show

      displayed, showing