Definition of SEEN

verb : SEEN

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 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;

  • 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" ;

  • 3. (

    ) perceive or be contemporaneous with; "We found Republicans winning the offices"; "You'll see a lot of cheating in this school"; "The 1960's saw the rebellion of the younger generation against established traditions"; "I want to see results" ;

  • 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" ;

  • 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. (

    ) go to see a place, as for entertainment; "We went to see the Eiffel Tower in the morning" ;

  • 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!" ;

  • 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;

  • 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" ;