Definition of 'behold'
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Emotions run high as he explores the personal stories of residents and the final performance is a sight to behold. The Sun (2017)They really were a sight to behold. The Sun (2008)There are some truly breathtaking sights to behold. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The peak of a speculative mania is a sight to behold. DOT.CON (2001)The deadly duo really are a sight to behold. The Sun (2008)It was an uncomfortable sight to behold. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But it might just be a sight to behold. The Sun (2015)It was a sight to behold. The Sun (2013)The eyes of many behold our actions '. ELIZABETH AND MARY: Cousins, Rivals, Queens (2003)Ooh, now that was a beautiful sight to behold. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It's a beautiful sight to behold. The Sun (2008)And it's a wonderful sight to behold. The Sun (2014)It was a beautiful sight to behold, an example of nature at its most pure and powerful. THE DOG LISTENER: Learning the Language of your Best Friend (2002)A tussle with an eel is a sight to behold. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A mature specimen is a sight to behold. Times, Sunday Times (2013)A Greek crowd in their pomp remains a sight to behold. Times, Sunday Times (2011)One witness said: 'It was a sight to behold. The Sun (2010)The hotel is a sight to behold, with acres of Italian marble now covering the old town house. The Sun (2016)For a tense and unhappy restaurant critic can, it is said, be a ghastly sight to behold. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They couldn't be more different - the pair of them massaging each other will be a sight to behold. The Sun (2010)The king loses his grip when he becomes obsessed - and this is a sight to behold - with a giant flea. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And, as if determined not to be outdone by the dramatic scenery, my hotel was also a sight to behold. The Sun (2009)
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Translations for 'behold'
British English: behold VERB
If you behold someone or something, you see them.
She looked into his eyes and beheld madness.
Definition of behold from the Collins English Dictionary
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