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OVERVIEW OF NOUN SEE

1) see: the seat within a bishop’s diocese where his cathedral is located

OVERVIEW OF VERB SEE

1) see: 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 blindhe cannot see”; “Eyes allow animals and other living beings to see”

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2) understand, realize, realise, 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

3) witness, find, see: 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”

4) visualize, visualise, envision, project, fancy, see, figure, picture, image: 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”

5) see, consider, reckon, view, regard: 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

6) learn, hear, get word, get wind, pick up, find out, get a line, discover, see: 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”

7) watch, view, see, catch, take in: 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”

8) determine, check, find out, see, ascertain, watch, learn: 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

9) meet, run into, encounter, run across, come across, see: come together; “I’ll probably see you at the meeting”; “How nice to see you again!”

10) see, check, insure, see to it, ensure, control, ascertain, assure: 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

11) see: go to see for professional or business reasons; “You should see a lawyer”; “We had to see a psychiatrist”

12) see: go to see for a social visit; “I went to see my friend Mary the other day

13) visit, see: visit a place, as for entertainment; “We went to see the Eiffel Tower in the morning

14) attend, take care, look, see: take charge of or deal with; “Could you see about lunch?”; “I must attend to this matter”; “She took care of this business

15) see: receive as a specified guest; “the doctor will see you now”; “The minister doesn’t see anybody before noon

16) go steady, go out, date, see: date regularly; have a steady relationship with; “Did you know that she is seeing an older man?”; “He is dating his former wife again!”

17) see: see and understand, have a good eye; “The artist must first learn to see”

18) see: deliberate or decide; “See whether you can come tomorrow”; “let’s see–which movie should we see tonight?”

19) see: observe as if with an eye; “The camera saw the burglary and recorded it

20) examine, see: 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

21) experience, undergo, see, go through: go or live through; “We had many trials to go through”; “he saw action in Viet Nam”

22) see, escort: accompany or escort; “I’ll see you to the door

23) see: match or meet; “I saw the bet of one of my fellow players”

24) interpret, construe, see: make sense of; assign a meaning to; “What message do you see in this letter?”; “How do you interpret his behavior?”

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