What does ASPECT mean?

ASPECT meaning in General Dictionary

To behold to look at

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  • The act of searching sight gaze glimpse
  • the beginning or duration or conclusion or repetition associated with the activity of a verb
  • the artistic percept of a region
  • a distinct feature or aspect in a challenge
  • a characteristic to be considered
  • the thoughts expressed on someone's face
  • The work of searching; sight; gaze; glance.
  • search, or certain look of this face; countenance; mien; air.
  • Appearance to the eye or the head; look; view.
  • Position or circumstance pertaining to witnessing; that position which enables anyone to try a specific direction; position in relation to the things of this compass; as, a residence has actually a southern aspect, that's, a situation which faces the south.
  • Prospect; outlook.
  • the problem of planets or performers regarding one another, and/or angle formed by the rays of light proceeding from their store and meeting during the eye; the combined look of planets or performers upon each other or upon the earth.
  • The impact of the stars permanently or wicked; because, an ill aspect.
  • To behold; to check out.

ASPECT meaning in Law Dictionary

View; item; chance. Implies the existence of choices. Used in the expressions "bill with a double aspect" and "contingency with a double aspect."


ASPECT meaning in Etymology Dictionary

late 14c., an astrological term, "relative place associated with the planets as they look from earth" (in other words., the way they "look at" the other person); later on in addition "way of seeing things," from Latin aspectus "a seeing, considering, sight, view, countenance, look," from past participle of aspicere "to consider," from ad- "to" (see ad-) + specere "to check" (see range (n.1)). Meaning "the appearance one wears, the appearance of things" attested by early 15c.


ASPECT - French to English

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ASPECT meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) The act of searching; sight; gaze; glance.

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  • (letter.) Look, or particular look associated with face; countenance; mien; atmosphere.
  • (n.) Appearance towards eye or perhaps the mind; look; view.
  • (n.) Position or circumstance for seeing; that place which enables someone to try looking in a specific path; place in relation to the things of the compass; because, a home features a southern aspect, that's, a situation which deals with the south.
  • (n.) Prospect; perspective.
  • (n.) The specific situation of planets or movie stars regarding one another, or the direction formed by the rays of light continuing from their store and satisfying during the attention; the shared appearance of planets or movie stars upon both or upon the planet earth.
  • (letter.) The influence associated with the movie stars permanently or bad; since, an ill aspect.
  • (letter.) To behold; to look at.

Sentence Examples with the word ASPECT

It is clear from Liebig's publications that he first regarded yeast as a lifeless, albuminoid mass; but, although later he considered they were living cells, he would never admit that fermentation was a physiological process, the chemical aspect being paramount in the mind of this distinguished investigator.

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