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adjective as in optic

adjective as in verified

adjective as in visual

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Example Sentences

All our efforts at self-aggrandizement—placing our faces on the cathedral’s edifice so to speak—may serve to make us more seen but it won’t scratch our deeper itch for connection.

From Time

In that context, returning to a childhood favorite, especially a movie that might have made you feel seen and valuable as a kid, seems nothing but logical.

From Time

It was seen by a small delegation of star-struck prelates and dignitaries who later described the film as “moving.”

Dora is seen getting dressed as a mermaid by a cursor being manned by some omniscient game player.

The choice between freedom and fear is not difficult when seen with perspective.

As of Thursday night, the brothers remained on the loose, last seen in northern France.

I've seen video of that satirical guide to SXSW in 1998 where you asked a bunch of bands odd questions.

However, they were not seen to venture far into the surrounding deciduous forest.

You see, I'd always thought of him as the boy whom Great-aunt Lucia described having seen.

He reached forward and took her hands, and if Mrs. Vivian had come in she would have seen him kneeling at her daughter's feet.

Arches more graceful in form, or better fitted to defy the assaults of time, I have never seen.

He was the strangest-looking creature Davy had ever seen, not even excepting the Goblin.


On this page you'll find 306 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to seen, such as: blocked-out, delineated, depicted, descriptive, diagrammatic, and drawn.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.