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There are 27 meanings of the word See.

How to pronounce see:


See - as a noun

The seat within a bishop's diocese where his cathedral is located

See - as a verb

Perceive by sight or have the power to perceive by sight

Example: "You have to be a good observer to see all the details"

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Perceive (an idea or situation) mentally

Example: "Now i see!"

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Perceive or be contemporaneous with

Example: "We found republicans winning the offices"

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experience21go throughsee3
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Imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind

Example: "I can't see him on horseback!"

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Get to know or become aware of, usually accidentally

Example: "I learned that she has two grown-up children"

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discover14find outget a lineget windget wordhear7learn5pick up
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See or watch

Example: "View a show on television"

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Come together

Example: "I'll probably see you at the meeting"

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come acrossencounter11meet6run acrossrun into
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Find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort

Example: "I want to see whether she speaks french"

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ascertain11check16determine12find outlearn5watch13
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Be careful or certain to do something; make certain of something

Example: "He verified that the valves were closed"

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ascertain11assure6check16control9ensure6insure6see to it
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Go to see for professional or business reasons

Example: "You should see a lawyer"

Go to see for a social visit

Example: "I went to see my friend mary the other day"

Go to see a place, as for entertainment

Example: "We went to see the eiffel tower in the morning"

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Take charge of or deal with

Example: "Could you see about lunch?"

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attend7look8take care
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care6give care
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Receive as a specified guest

Example: "The doctor will see you now"

Date regularly; have a steady relationship with

Example: "Did you know that she is seeing an older man?"

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date5go outgo steady

See and understand, have a good eye

Example: "The artist must first learn to see"

Deliberate or decide

Example: "See whether you can come tomorrow"

Observe as if with an eye

Example: "The camera saw the burglary and recorded it"

Observe, check out, and look over carefully or inspect

Example: "The customs agent examined the baggage"

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Undergo or live through a difficult experience

Example: "We had many trials to go through"

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experience21go through
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Conduct someone someplace

Example: "I'll see you to the door"

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Match or meet

Example: "I saw the bet of one of my fellow players"

See - as an interjection

Directing the audience to pay attention to the following

Example: "See here, fellas, there's no need for all this rucus!"

Introducing an explanation

Example: "See, in order to win the full prize we would have to come up with a scheme to land a rover on the moon."

Example Sentences

"I can see a beautiful sunset from my window."
"Can you see the board clearly from where you're sitting?"
"I'm sorry, I didn't see you there."
"Did you see the movie that won the Best Picture award?"
"He couldn't see the logic in her argument."
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Word Game Points

Is SEE a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, see is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

SEE has a SCRABBLE points total of 3.

Is SEE a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, see is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
SEE has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 3.

Is SEE a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, see is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
SEE has a WORDFEUD points total of 3.

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