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Noun
A saying or proverb
“Spare me the old saw about love and marriage.”
Verb
To cut (something) off or down, especially with a saw
“If you saw a tree down, you should also excavate its root system to prevent it from growing back.”
Verb
To have perceived with one's eyes
“I saw the snow-capped mountains from inside my car.”
Verb
To have been a spectator of
“Last night, I saw saw the lunar eclipse occurring before my very eyes.”
Verb
To have understood based on given information
“I most definitely saw how their secret meeting was highly inappropriate.”
Verb
To have found out through discovery
“Ted saw who the princesses were during his adventure with Bill.”
Verb
Simple past tense for to ensure that something happens
“I saw that I had packed all of my belongings before I left.”
Verb
To have formed a mental picture of, or to predict
“I always saw him winning the tournament due to his superior skill.”
Verb
To have understood through experience
“When my great-grandfather was young, he saw the horrors of war first-hand.”
Verb
To have had a vague awareness of
“I saw sadness and torment in many of Van Gogh's paintings.”
Verb
To have met by arrangement
“I saw Renee last week to catch up on the latest gossip.”
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To have met by chance
“While I was on my holiday in the Bahamas, I incredibly saw Mark who happened to also be on holiday there.”
Verb
To have consulted a professional as a client
“I saw my lawyer about the issue to ensure that I was not in any kind of trouble.”
Verb
To have consulted with a client as a professional
“My lawyer saw me about this issue after allocating some time in his schedule.”
Verb
Simple past tense for to escort or conduct someone to someplace
“Security quickly saw the drunken guest to the exit.”
Verb
To have visited a person or place
“My parents saw me at least once a month while I was in college.”
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To have deem to be
“I never saw things the way you did.”
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To have been the setting or time of
“The 1950s saw the birth of the first electronic computers.”
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