Definition of 'viewpoint'
Video: pronunciation of 'viewpoint'
Example sentences containing 'viewpoint'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Scenes recur from only slightly different viewpoints. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Their multiple viewpoints bring her back to life with alarming clarity. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Last week they published a joint letter which expressed a viewpoint shared by many cycling fans. Times, Sunday Times (2012)From the viewpoint of political economy society is exchange. The Making of Neoclassical Economics (1990)Without alternative viewpoints his perspective will have been skewed. The Sun (2012)It must be judged from a completely different viewpoint. Times, Sunday Times (2010)We do not seem to have got much further than these alternative viewpoints today. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It added that he will be allowed to promote his viewpoint in this way during his second innings. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But we need each person 's viewpoint. Christianity Today (2000)You were not in the game, or you might have a different viewpoint. The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)Cities surrounded by or built on hills have many good viewpoints, but they are the exception. Photographers Handbook (1993)Most take what seems to be a well-trodden path to some alternative viewpoint. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We've tried to get more variety and different viewpoints. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Callow delivers these multiple viewpoints with his customary thespian flourish, although not all of them are sufficiently clearly defined. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Different perspectives offer alternative viewpoints. Times, Sunday Times (2013)I object to that viewpoint on so many fronts that it's hard to know where to begin. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The case was a manipulative attempt to impose a particular religious viewpoint on this school and, presumably, on other schools if this case had been won. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Trends of 'viewpoint'
In Common Usage. viewpoint is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Translations for 'viewpoint'
British English: viewpoint /ˈvjuːˌpɔɪnt/ NOUN
Someone's viewpoint is the way they think about things in general or about a particular thing.
The novel is written from the girl's viewpoint.
- American English: viewpoint
- Arabic: وَجْهَةُ نَظَر
- Brazilian Portuguese: ponto de vista
- Chinese: 观点
- Croatian: gledište
- Czech: stanovisko
- Danish: synspunkt
- Dutch: standpunt
- European Spanish: punto de vista perspectiva
- Finnish: näkökanta
- French: point de vue paysage
- German: Standpunkt
- Greek: οπτική γωνία
- Italian: punto di vista
- Japanese: 観点
- Korean: 관점
- Norwegian: synspunkt
- Polish: punkt widzenia
- European Portuguese: ponto de vista
- Romanian: punct de vedere
- Russian: точка зрения
- Spanish: punto de vista
- Swedish: synpunkt
- Thai: ทัศนคติ
- Turkish: bakış noktası
- Ukrainian: точка зору
- Vietnamese: quan điểm
Definition of viewpoint from the Collins English Dictionary
Collins Dictionaries for Schools
Our new online dictionaries for schools provide a safe and appropriate environment for children. And best of all it's ad free, so sign up now and start using at home or in the classroom.
Unlock language with the Paul Noble method
No books. No rote memorization. No chance of failure. Your chance to have a one-to-one lesson with best-selling language expert Paul Noble, try a FREE audio sample of his brand new Mandarin Chinese course.
13th edition of the Collins Dictionary out now!
Updated with all the very latest new words and senses, this new 13th edition is an unparalleled resource for word lovers, word gamers, and word geeks everywhere. #homeoflivingenglish
We have almost 200 lists of words from topics as varied as types of butterflies, jackets, currencies, vegetables and knots! Amaze your friends with your new-found knowledge!
Meme Ban, Heart Age & Collagin: September’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this September with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.