Definitions of aspect

  1. the expression on a person's face; "a sad expression"; "a look of triumph"; "an angry face" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a distinct feature or element in a problem; "he studied every facet of the question" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. a characteristic to be considered Wordnet Dictionary DB
  4. The act of looking; vision; gaze; glance. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Look, or particular appearance of the face; countenance; mien; air. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. Appearance to the eye or the mind; look; view. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. Position or situation with regard to seeing; that position which enables one to look in a particular direction; position in relation to the points of the compass; as, a house has a southern aspect, that is, a position which faces the south. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. Prospect; outlook. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. The situation of planets or stars with respect to one another, or the angle formed by the rays of light proceeding from them and meeting at the eye; the joint look of planets or stars upon each other or upon the earth. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. The influence of the stars for good or evil; as, an ill aspect. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. To behold; to look at. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. A view of a plane from a given direction, usually from above; more exactly, the manner of presentation of a plane to a fluid through which it is moving or to a current. If an immersed plane meets a current of fluid long side foremost, or in broadside aspect, it sustains more pressure than when placed short side foremost. Hence, long narrow wings are more effective than short broad ones of the same area. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. Visual or mental appearance; look; mien; air; outlook or prospect; appearance; view. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  14. Look: view: appearance: position in relation to the points of the compass: the situation of one planet with respect to another, as seen from the earth. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  15. Look; appearance; front. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  16. Appearance; mien; look; view; exposure; outlook. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  17. Look; view; appearance. Position as regards the points of the compass; the situation of one planet with respect to another. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  18. Look; appearance; position or situation; view. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  19. Look, appearance, point of view. A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920.

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Usage examples for aspect

  1. But, he had never seen his friend in his present aspect he had never at all known him in his present character. – A Tale of Two Cities A Story of the French Revolution by Charles Dickens
  2. That dreamed he that a man came to him glorious of aspect and asked whither he was bound and the man named some town or other. – Folklore as an Historical Science by George Laurence Gomme