Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A position from which something is observed or considered; a point of view.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The position from which something is observed or considered; an angle, outlook or point of view.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Point of view.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a place from which something can be viewed
  • n. a mental position from which things are viewed

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.

  • I am going to write a sonnet
    concerning Huntington's Chorea
    from the viewpoint of a Year 2
    Pharmacy student...

    - Peter Reading, Stedman's, from Diplopic, 1983

    June 30, 2008