EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR VIEW

There was no thought that ye should part till you had some purpose in view.

From the summit of Mount Margaret the view was very extensive.

Ascended a red-topped peak close to our bivouac and got a view ahead.

The view was very extensive but not promising--spinifex being in every direction.

And, in the first place, let us have a clear conception of the end in view.

In view of the violence you made use of, I consider that you owe my son an apology.

But I was not content with the first view that had been afforded me at the Exchange.

Nor is there in this view any assault upon the court or the judges.

It seeks to use it to interpret a change in its own plans and point of view.

The view from the summit of the hill is commanding and beautiful, but its grape is unique.

WORD ORIGIN

early 14c., "formal inspection or survey" (of land); mid-14c., "visual perception," from Anglo-French vewe "view," from Old French veue, noun use of fem. past participle of veoir "to see," from Latin videre "to see" (see vision). Sense of "manner of regarding something" first recorded early 15c. Meaning "sight or prospect of a landscape, etc." is recorded from c.1600.

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