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    Definition
    (noun) the seat within a bishop's diocese where his cathedral is located Definition
    (verb) perceive by sight or have the power to perceive by sight
    Example Sentence
    • 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
    Definition
    (verb) perceive (an idea or situation) mentally
    Synonyms : realise , realize , understand
    Example Sentence
    • Now I see!
    • I just can't see your point
    • Does she realize how important this decision is?
    • I don't understand the idea
    Definition
    (verb) perceive or be contemporaneous with
    Synonyms : find , witness
    Example Sentence
    • 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
    Definition
    (verb) imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind
    Example Sentence
    • I can't see him on horseback!
    • I can see what will happen
    • I can see a risk in this strategy
    Definition
    (verb) deem to be
    Synonyms : consider , reckon , regard , view
    Example Sentence
    • 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
    Definition
    (verb) get to know or become aware of, usually accidentally
    Example Sentence
    • I learned that she has two grown-up children
    • I see that you have been promoted
    Definition
    (verb) see or watch
    Synonyms : catch , take in , view , watch
    Example Sentence
    • 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
    Definition
    (verb) come together
    Example Sentence
    • I'll probably see you at the meeting
    • How nice to see you again!
    Definition
    (verb) find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort
    Synonyms : ascertain , check , determine , find out , learn , watch
    Example Sentence
    • 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
    Definition
    (verb) be careful or certain to do something; make certain of something
    Example Sentence
    • He verified that the valves were closed
    • See that the curtains are closed
    • control the quality of the product
    Definition
    (verb) go to see for professional or business reasons
    Example Sentence
    • You should see a lawyer
    • We had to see a psychiatrist
    Definition
    (verb) go to see for a social visit
    Example Sentence
    • I went to see my friend Mary the other day
    Definition
    (verb) go to see a place, as for entertainment
    Synonyms : visit
    Example Sentence
    • We went to see the Eiffel Tower in the morning
    Definition
    (verb) take charge of or deal with
    Synonyms : attend , look , take care
    Example Sentence
    • Could you see about lunch?
    • I must attend to this matter
    • She took care of this business
    Definition
    (verb) receive as a specified guest
    Example Sentence
    • the doctor will see you now
    • The minister doesn't see anybody before noon
    Definition
    (verb) date regularly; have a steady relationship with
    Synonyms : date , go out , go steady
    Example Sentence
    • Did you know that she is seeing an older man?
    • He is dating his former wife again!
    Definition
    (verb) see and understand, have a good eye
    Example Sentence
    • The artist must first learn to see
    Definition
    (verb) deliberate or decide
    Example Sentence
    • See whether you can come tomorrow
    • let's see--which movie should we see tonight?
    Definition
    (verb) observe as if with an eye
    Example Sentence
    • The camera saw the burglary and recorded it
    Definition
    (verb) observe, check out, and look over carefully or inspect
    Synonyms : examine
    Example Sentence
    • The customs agent examined the baggage
    • I must see your passport before you can enter the country
    Definition
    (verb) go or live through
    Synonyms : experience , go through
    Example Sentence
    • We had many trials to go through
    • he saw action in Viet Nam
    Definition
    (verb) accompany or escort
    Synonyms : escort
    Example Sentence
    • I'll see you to the door
    Definition
    (verb) match or meet
    Example Sentence
    • I saw the bet of one of my fellow players
    Definition
    (verb) make sense of; assign a meaning to
    Synonyms : construe , interpret
    Example Sentence
    • What message do you see in this letter?
    • How do you interpret his behavior?
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