HyperDic: perspective

English > 2 senses of the word perspective:
NOUNcognitionperspective, position, viewa way of regarding situations or topics etc.
attributeperspective, linear perspectivethe appearance of things relative to one another as determined by their distance from the viewer
perspective > pronunciation
Soundsperspeh'ktihv
Rhymesabortive ... vituperative: 304 rhymes with ihv...
English > perspective: 2 senses > noun 1, cognition
MeaningA way of regarding situations or topics etc..
Synonymsposition, view
NarrowerWeltanschauung, world viewA comprehensive view of the world and human life
bird's eye view, panoramic viewA situation or topic as if viewed from an altitude or distance
futurismThe position that the meaning of life should be sought in the future
lightA particular perspective or aspect of a situation
paradigmThe generally accepted perspective of a particular discipline at a given time
sightA range of mental vision
straddleA noncommittal or equivocal position
vanguard, forefront, cutting edgeThe position of greatest importance or advancement
BroaderorientationAn integrated set of attitudes and beliefs
Spanishperspectiva, visión, vista
Catalanperspectiva, visió, vista
English > perspective: 2 senses > noun 2, attribute
MeaningThe appearance of things relative to one another as determined by their distance from the viewer.
Synonymlinear perspective
Partshorizon, apparent horizon, visible horizon, sensible horizon, skylineThe line at which the sky and Earth appear to meet / meet
picture planeThe plane that is in the foreground of a drawing or painting
vanishing pointThe appearance of a point on the horizon at which parallel lines converge
Broaderappearance, visual aspectoutward or visible aspect of a person or thing
Spanishperspectiva
Catalanperspectiva

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