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seen Explained

seen at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


seen at English irregular forms Of Explained:

=> {see}

seen at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

v the past participle of see//

seën at Afrikaans => English Of Explained:


seen at German => English Of Explained:

lakes, lochs

seen at German => English Of Explained:

lakes, lochs

seën at Afrikaans => English Of Explained:


Seen at German => English Of Explained:

Seen [zeːən]npl
lakes, lochs

seen at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

past participle of SEE

Seen at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

See \See\, v. t. [imp. {Saw}; p. p. {Seen}; p. pr. & vb. n.
{Seeing}.] [OE. seen, sen, seon, As. se['o]n; akin to OFries.
s[=i]a, D. zien, OS. & OHG. sehan, G. sehen, Icel. sj[=a],
Sw. se, Dan. see, Goth. sa['i]hwan, and probably to L. sequi
to follow (and so originally meaning, to follow with the
eyes). Gr. ??????, Skr. sac. Cf. {Sight}, {Sun} to follow.]
1. To perceive by the eye; to have knowledge of the existence
and apparent qualities of by the organs of sight; to
behold; to descry; to view.

I will new turn aside, and see this great sight.
--Ex. iii. 3.

2. To perceive by mental vision; to form an idea or
conception of; to note with the mind; to observe; to
discern; to distinguish; to understand; to comprehend; to

Go, I pray thee, see whether it be well with thy
brethren. --Gen. xxxvii.

Jesus saw that he answered discreetly. --Mark xii.

Who 's so gross That seeth not this palpable device?

3. To follow with the eyes, or as with the eyes; to watch; to
regard attentivelly; to look after. --Shak.

I had a mind to see him out, and therefore did not
care for centradicting him. --Addison.

4. To have an interview with; especially, to make a call
upon; to visit; as, to go to see a friend.

And Samuel came no more to see Saul untill the day
of his death. --1 Sam. xv.

5. To fall in with; to have intercourse or communication
with; hence, to have knowledge or experience of; as, to
see military service.

Make us glad according to the days wherein thou hast
afflicted us, and the years wherein we have seen
evil. --Ps. xc. 15.

Verily, verily, I say unto you, if a man keep my
saying, he shall never see death. --John viii.

Improvement in visdom and prudence by seeing men.

6. To accompany in person; to escort; to wait upon; as, to
see one home; to see one aboard the cars.

{God you} ({him, or me}, etc.) {see}, God keep you (him, me,
etc.) in his sight; God protect you. [Obs.] --Chaucer.

{To see} (anything) {out}, to see (it) to the end; to be
present at, or attend, to the end.

{To see stars}, to see flashes of light, like stars; --
sometimes the result of concussion of the head. [Colloq.]

{To see (one) through}, to help, watch, or guard (one) to the
end of a course or an undertaking.

Seen \Seen\,
p. p. of {See}.

Seen \Seen\, a.
Versed; skilled; accomplished. [Obs.]

Well seen in every science that mote be. --Spenser.

Noble Boyle, not less in nature seen, Than his great
brother read in states and men. --Dryden.

seen at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n : the seat within a bishop's diocese where his cathedral is
[also: {seen}, {saw}]

adv : compare (used in texts to point the reader to another
location in the text) [syn: {cf.}, {cf}, {confer}, {see
[also: {seen}, {saw}]

v 1: perceive by sight or have the power to perceive by sight;
"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"
2: perceive (an idea or situation) mentally; "Now I see!"; "I
just can't see your point"; "Does she realize how
important this decision is?"; "I don't understand the
idea" [syn: {understand}, {realize}, {realise}]
3: perceive or be contemporaneous with; "We found Republicans
winning the offices"; "You'll see a lot of cheating in
this school"; "I want to see results"; "The 1960 saw the
rebellion of the younger generation against established
traditions"; "I want to see results" [syn: {witness}, {find}]
4: imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind; "I can't see him on
horseback!"; "I can see what will happen"; "I can see a
risk in this strategy" [syn: {visualize}, {visualise}, {envision},
{project}, {fancy}, {figure}, {picture}, {image}]
5: deem to be; "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" [syn: {consider}, {reckon},
{view}, {regard}]
6: get to know or become aware of, usually accidentally; "I
learned that she has two grown-up children"; "I see that
you have been promoted" [syn: {learn}, {hear}, {get word},
{get wind}, {pick up}, {find out}, {get a line}, {discover}]
7: see or watch; "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" [syn: {watch}, {view},
{catch}, {take in}]
8: find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by
making an inquiry or other effort; "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" [syn: {determine}, {check}, {find out}, {ascertain},
{watch}, {learn}]
9: come together; "I'll probably see you at the meeting"; "How
nice to see you again!" [syn: {meet}, {ran into}, {encounter},
{run across}, {come across}]
10: be careful or certain to do something; make certain of
something; "He verified that the valves were closed";
"See that the curtains are closed"; "control the quality
of the product" [syn: {check}, {insure}, {see to it}, {ensure},
{control}, {ascertain}, {assure}]
11: go to see for professional or business reasons; "You should
see a lawyer"; "We had to see a psychiatrist"
12: go to see for a social visit; "I went to see my friend Mary
the other day"
13: visit a place, as for entertainment; "We went to see the
Eiffel Tower in the morning" [syn: {visit}]
14: take charge of or deal with; "Could you see about lunch?";
"I must attend to this matter"; "She took care of this
business" [syn: {attend}, {take care}, {look}]
15: receive as a specified guest; "the doctor will see you now";
"The minister doesn't see anybody before noon"
16: date regularly; have a steady relationship with; "Did you
know that she is seeing an older man?"; "He is dating his
former wife again!" [syn: {go steady}, {go out}, {date}]
17: see and understand, have a good eye; "The artist must first
learn to see"
18: deliberate or decide; "See whether you can come tomorrow";
"let's see--which movie should we see tonight?"
19: observe as if with an eye; "The camera saw the burglary and
recorded it"
20: observe, check out, and look over carefully or inspect; "The
customs agent examined the baggage"; "I must see your
passport before you can enter the country" [syn: {examine}]
21: go or live through; "We had many trials to go through"; "he
saw action in Viet Nam" [syn: {experience}, {undergo}, {go
22: accompany or escort; "I'll see you to the door" [syn: {escort}]
23: match or meet; "I saw the bet of one of my fellow players"
24: make sense of; assign a meaning to; "What message do you see
in this letter?"; "How do you interpret his behavior?"
[syn: {interpret}, {construe}]
[also: {seen}, {saw}]

See {see}

seen at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » Seen|sen



* Inter: enPR » sēn, Inter: IPA » /siːn/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /si:n/
  • Inter: audio » en-us-seen.ogg|Audio (US)
  • Inter: rhymes » iːn
  • Inter: homophones » scene



  • Inter: past participle of » see


    * unseen


    * Inter: rank » heart|going|knew|206|seen|better|name|among


    * sene

  • Category: Category:English terms with homophones -


    Inter: wikipedia » lang=et|Seened


    Cognate of Finnish Inter: term » sieni and Latvian Inter: term » sēne.


    Inter: et-nou » n
  • mushroom
    1. fungus


      Inter: rfinfl » et|noun


    Verb form

    Inter: head » sco|verb form
  • Inter: past participle of » sei|lang=sco

  • Category: Category:South Scots -
    Translation: de » seen
    Translation: et » seen
    Translation: el » seen
    Translation: es » seen
    Translation: fr » seen
    Translation: ko » seen
    Translation: io » seen
    Translation: kn » seen
    Translation: kk » seen
    Translation: ku » seen
    Translation: lo » seen
    Translation: lt » seen
    Translation: li » seen
    Translation: hu » seen
    Translation: mg » seen
    Translation: ml » seen
    Translation: my » seen
    Translation: nl » seen
    Translation: ja » seen
    Translation: pl » seen
    Translation: pt » seen
    Translation: ro » seen
    Translation: ru » seen
    Category: simple:seen -
    Translation: fi » seen
    Translation: sv » seen
    Translation: te » seen
    Translation: vi » seen
    Translation: wo » seen
    Translation: zh » seen

    Seen at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » seen



    * Inter: X-SAMPA » /"ze:.@n/
  • Inter: IPA » /ˈzeː.ən/|lang=de
  • Inter: audio » De-Seen.ogg|Audio
  • Inter: homophones » sehen



  • Inter: plural of » See|lang=de

  • Translation: de » Seen
    Translation: ku » Seen
    Translation: hu » Seen
    Translation: mg » Seen
    Translation: ja » Seen
    Translation: fi » Seen
    Translation: sv » Seen