Definitions for VISUALˈvɪʒ u əl

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word VISUAL

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ocular, optic, optical, visual(adj)

    relating to or using sight

    "ocular inspection"; "an optical illusion"; "visual powers"; "visual navigation"

  2. ocular, visual(adj)


    "be sure of it; give me the ocular proof"- Shakespeare; "a visual presentation"; "a visual image"


  1. visual(Noun)

    Any element of something that depends on sight.

  2. visual(Noun)

    An image; a picture; a graphic.

  3. visual(Noun)

    All the visual elements of a multi-media presentation or entertainment, usually in contrast with normal text or audio.

  4. visual(Noun)

    A preliminary sketch.

  5. visual(Adjective)

    Related to or affecting the vision.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Visual(adj)

    of or pertaining to sight; used in sight; serving as the instrument of seeing; as, the visual nerve

  2. Visual(adj)

    that can be seen; visible

  3. Origin: [L. visualis, from visus a seeing, sight: cf. F. visuel. See Vision.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'VISUAL' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2924

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'VISUAL' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4725

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'VISUAL' in Adjectives Frequency: #398

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Eric Fehrnstrom:

    The language of politics these days is a visual language.

  2. Stan Stromberg:

    With an organism like listeria, you cannot do a visual inspection.

  3. Eric Tremblay:

    AMD is the biggest problem where magnification is a proven visual aid.

  4. Amin Jaffer:

    India is not represented (at Venice). This is a very major setback for the visual culture of India.

  5. Jadine Chou:

    It changed big-time. I'm not going to say they are gone, but they know not to be as visual as they used to be.

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