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Synonyms for see



  • visit
  • call on
  • drop in on
  • look (someone) up
  • be the guest of
  • call in on
  • pop in on
  • pay a call on



speak to

go out with


  • go out with
  • court
  • date
  • have an affair with
  • walk out with
  • have a fling with
  • keep company with
  • go steady with
  • consort or associate with

refer to


  • refer to

I see


  • I understand
  • right
  • uh huh
  • mmm
  • I'm with you
  • I've got you
  • ah ha

see someone off


see someone through

see something through


see through something or someone


see to something or someone

seeing as


Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

Synonyms for see

to apprehend (images) by use of the eyes

to perceive with a special effort of the senses or the mind

to look upon in a particular way

to know in advance

to participate in or partake of personally

to be with another person socially on a regular basis

to go to or seek out the company of in order to socialize

see to: to have the care and supervision of

The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus. Copyright © 2013, 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Synonyms for see

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

perceive by sight or have the power to perceive by sight

find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort

go to see for professional or business reasons

Related Words

go to see for a social visit

Related Words

go to see a place, as for entertainment


Related Words

take charge of or deal with

receive as a specified guest

see and understand, have a good eye

deliberate or decide

observe as if with an eye

accompany or escort


Related Words

match or meet

Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in classic literature ?
On the second day of my experience of the Galu country I came upon a bunch of as magnificent horses as it has ever been my lot to see. They were dark bays with blazed faces and perfect surcingles of white about their barrels.
Here we could see directly through the bush, and pointing the animals out to Nobs I whispered: "Fetch 'em, boy!"
The stallion, however, had notions of his own about being headed, and the result was as pretty a race as one would care to see. Gad, how that horse could run!
The horse, as he approached me, I could see was laboring hard; yet he kept gamely to his task, and Nobs, too.
It was a little figure leaning against one of the great upright posts upon which the gates swing--a crumpled little figure; and even at this distance I could see its shoulders heave to the sobs that racked it.
"I love you, Tom," she said, "only you." Tears came to my eyes then, not tears of self-pity for my predicament, but tears from a heart filled with a great love--a heart that sees the sun of its life and its love setting even as it rises.
{97} only that there were still others among the dead whom I desired to see.
Still, after much suffering you may get home if you can restrain yourself and your companions when your ship reaches the Thrinacian island, where you will find the sheep and cattle belonging to the sun, who sees and gives ear to everything.
"Ulysses," replied Alcinous, "not one of us who sees you has any idea that you are a charlatan or a swindler.
Now the story comes back to Red, who came into the hall and showed the King his right arm wanting the hand, and said that now he could see what kind of a man his intended son-in-law was, for he had done this to him without any cause whatever.
Nevertheless, finding no solution of the mystery on board the ship, and the weather at the time being fine, the captain determined, while the daylight lasted, to alter his course, and see what came of it.
'here the writing is, sure enough !' Bruce looks at it too, and sees the writing as plainly as can be, in these words: 'Steer to the nor'-west.' That, and no more.--Ah, goodness me, narrating is dry work, Mr.
Why, I know'd you at Gargery's when you was so small a wolf that I could have took your weazen betwixt this finger and thumb and chucked you away dead (as I'd thoughts o' doing, odd times, when I see you loitering amongst the pollards on a Sunday), and you hadn't found no uncles then.
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I've never seen an albatross Skim the ocean deep, I'll never see the Cosmos, But I'll never weep.