Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English homepage

point of view

noun
     
point of view plural points of view [countable]
1 a particular way of thinking about or judging a situation
scientific/technical/business etc point of view
From an economic point of view, the new development will benefit the town greatly.
2 someone's own personal opinion or attitude about something:
I respect your point of view, but I'm not sure I agree with you.
from somebody's point of view
From my point of view, there is no way they can win.

Dictionary pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
What is the word for picture 1? What is the word for picture 2? What is the word for picture 3? What is the word for picture 4?
Click on any of the pictures above to find out what it is called.

Explore our topic dictionary