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Definition of 'perspective'

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It put the game in a different perspective and was totally unfair. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Aerial photographs that offer new perspectives on our industrialised planet. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It can be approached from two different perspectives. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It was helpful to step back and get some perspective outside of the cycle of recording and touring. The Sun (2016)It offers a challenging perspective, but a touching one. The Sun (2016)He offers a unique perspective on American life. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And after all, this is a journey of new perspectives. The Sun (2016)Allowing documents to pile up a little until we get some perspective on them can help us be better organised in the long term. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Yet as narratives overlap and leaps in time are made, it is clear that we are being offered multiple perspectives and judgments. Times, Sunday Times (2016)No issues of perspective or distance to overcome there. Times, Sunday Times (2015)To understand you must find a different perspective. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We are trying to offer a new perspective. Times, Sunday Times (2009)When we understand our resources properly we can get a sound perspective on the job. Bethune, Helen Positive Parent Power (1991)Our church is excited to be reaching out to people from this perspective. Christianity Today (2000)Writing the book has given her a new perspective on life. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We wanted to give a unique perspective on the scene and what we do. The Sun (2012)Yet the brilliance and disciplined attack of the string playing give fresh perspectives. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This puts the campaign into a proper perspective. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But the course gave me a new perspective. The Sun (2013)One of the most outstanding frescoes from the point of view of perspective depth and narrative power. Jepson, Tim Umbria - the green heart of Italy (1989)Meditation can help you to gain distance and perspective. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This separation means that each eye sees the world from a slightly different perspective. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The book offers a new perspective on a familiar career. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)And that gives people a human perspective on that industry. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Perhaps it is this that has given him such a balanced perspective on life. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There is no need to wait for historical perspective to correct premature judgment. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This may be explained by the fact that their present theoretical perspective has major shortcomings which seriously weaken the abolitionist case. de Haan, Willem The Politics of Redress - crime, punishment and penal abolition (1989)Now a documentary film is about to offer a fuller perspective behind the scenes of the Met gala. Times, Sunday Times (2016)As you have discovered, now that you are seeing things from an adult perspective, your father is human. Times, Sunday Times (2008)

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Translations for 'perspective'

British English: perspective /pəˈspɛktɪv/ NOUN
A perspective is a particular way of thinking about something.
His father's death gave him a new perspective on life.
  • American English: perspective
  • Arabic: مَنْظُورٌ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: perspectiva
  • Chinese: 观点
  • Croatian: perspektiva
  • Czech: úhel pohledu
  • Danish: perspektiv
  • Dutch: perspectief
  • European Spanish: perspectiva vista
  • Finnish: näkökulma
  • French: perspective
  • German: Perspektive
  • Greek: προοπτική
  • Italian: prospettiva
  • Japanese: 観点
  • Korean: 시각
  • Norwegian: perspektiv
  • Polish: perspektywa
  • European Portuguese: perspetiva
  • Romanian: perspectivă
  • Russian: перспектива
  • Latin American Spanish: perspectiva punto de vista
  • Swedish: perspektiv
  • Thai: ทัศนคติ
  • Turkish: perspektif
  • Ukrainian: перспектива
  • Vietnamese: cách nhìn nhận

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Definition of perspective from the Collins English Dictionary
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