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||the seat within a bishop's diocese where his cathedral is located |
||A seat; a site; a place where sovereign power is exercised. |
||perceive by sight or have the power to perceive by sight |
You have to be a good observer to see all the details
Can you see the bird in that tree?
He is blind--he cannot see
||perceive (an idea or situation) mentally |
Now I see!
I just can't see your point
Does she realize how important this decision is?
I don't understand the idea
||perceive or be contemporaneous with |
We found Republicans winning the offices
You'll see a lot of cheating in this school
The 1960's saw the rebellion of the younger generation against established traditions
I want to see results
||imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind |
I can't see him on horseback!
I can see what will happen
I can see a risk in this strategy
||deem to be |
She views this quite differently from me
I consider her to be shallow
I don't see the situation quite as negatively as you do
||get to know or become aware of, usually accidentally |
I learned that she has two grown-up children
I see that you have been promoted
||see or watch |
view a show on television
This program will be seen all over the world
view an exhibition
Catch a show on Broadway
see a movie
||come together |
I'll probably see you at the meeting
How nice to see you again!
||find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort |
I want to see whether she speaks French
See whether it works
find out if he speaks Russian
Check whether the train leaves on time
||be careful or certain to do something; make certain of something |
He verified that the valves were closed
See that the curtains are closed
control the quality of the product
||go to see for professional or business reasons |
You should see a lawyer
We had to see a psychiatrist
||go to see for a social visit |
I went to see my friend Mary the other day
||go to see a place, as for entertainment |
We went to see the Eiffel Tower in the morning
||take charge of or deal with |
Could you see about lunch?
I must attend to this matter
She took care of this business
||receive as a specified guest |
the doctor will see you now
The minister doesn't see anybody before noon
||date regularly; have a steady relationship with |
Did you know that she is seeing an older man?
He is dating his former wife again!
||see and understand, have a good eye |
The artist must first learn to see
||deliberate or decide |
See whether you can come tomorrow
let's see--which movie should we see tonight?
||observe as if with an eye |
The camera saw the burglary and recorded it
||observe, check out, and look over carefully or inspect |
The customs agent examined the baggage
I must see your passport before you can enter the country
||go or live through |
We had many trials to go through
he saw action in Viet Nam
||accompany or escort |
I'll see you to the door
||match or meet |
I saw the bet of one of my fellow players
||make sense of; assign a meaning to |
What message do you see in this letter?
How do you interpret his behavior?
||To perceive by the eye; to have knowledge of the existence and apparent qualities of by the organs of sight; to behold; to descry; to view. |
||To have the power of sight, or of perceiving by the proper organs; to possess or employ the sense of vision; as, he sees distinctly. |
||In poker and similar games at cards, to meet (a bet), or to equal the bet of (a player), by staking the same sum. |