What does Aspect mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. aspect, facet(noun)

    a distinct feature or element in a problem

    "he studied every facet of the question"

  2. aspect(noun)

    a characteristic to be considered

  3. view, aspect, prospect, scene, vista, panorama(noun)

    the visual percept of a region

    "the most desirable feature of the park are the beautiful views"

  4. aspect(noun)

    the beginning or duration or completion or repetition of the action of a verb

  5. expression, look, aspect, facial expression, face(noun)

    the feelings expressed on a person's face

    "a sad expression"; "a look of triumph"; "an angry face"

Wiktionary

  1. aspect(Noun)

    The act of looking at something; gaze.

  2. aspect(Noun)

    The relative position of heavenly bodies as they appear to an observer on earth; the angular relationship between points in a horoscope.

  3. aspect(Noun)

    the way something appears when viewed from a particular direction.

  4. aspect(Noun)

    One's appearance or expression.

  5. aspect(Noun)

    A grammatical quality of a verb (in certain, originally specifically Slavic, languages) which determines the relationship of the speaker to the internal temporal flow of the event the verb describes; whether the speaker views the event from outside as a whole, or from within as it is unfolding.

  6. Origin: From aspectus, from aspicio, from ad- + specio.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Aspect(noun)

    the act of looking; vision; gaze; glance

  2. Aspect(noun)

    look, or particular appearance of the face; countenance; mien; air

  3. Aspect(noun)

    appearance to the eye or the mind; look; view

  4. Aspect(noun)

    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

  5. Aspect(noun)

    prospect; outlook

  6. Aspect(noun)

    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

  7. Aspect(noun)

    the influence of the stars for good or evil; as, an ill aspect

  8. Aspect(noun)

    to behold; to look at

  9. Origin: [L. aspectus, fr. aspicere, aspectum, to look at; ad + spicere, specere, to look, akin to E. spy.]

Freebase

  1. Aspect

    Aspect Co. Ltd is a Japanese based video game company which was founded in March 1991. Aspect has developed for the Sega Master System, Game Gear, Pico, Genesis, Saturn, Super NES, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo DS, and WonderSwan Color. Aspect has also worked with the following companies; Sega, Takara Tomy, D3 Publisher, Square, Tec Toy, Banpresto, Takara, Disney Interactive Studios, and even Samsung. They are most well known for the development of every Sonic the Hedgehog game for the Sega Master System, Game Gear and Pico.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Aspect

    as′pekt (in Shak. and elsewhere, as-pekt′), n. look: view: appearance, also applied figuratively to the mind: position in relation to the points of the compass: the situation of one planet with respect to another, as seen from the earth.—v.i. (obs.) to look at.—adj. As′pectable, visible, worth looking at. [L. aspectusad, at, specĕre, to look.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. aspect

    The looming of the land from sea-ward.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. aspect

    An army is said to hold a menacing aspect, when by advanced movements or positions it gives the opposing enemy cause to apprehend an attack. A country is said to have a military aspect, when its general situation presents appropriate obstacles or facilities for an army acting on the offensive or defensive. An army is said to have an imposing aspect, when it appears stronger than it really is. This appearance is often assumed for the purpose of deceiving an enemy, and may not improperly be considered as a principal ruse de guerre, or feint in war.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Aspect' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2401

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Aspect' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2484

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Aspect' in Nouns Frequency: #381

How to pronounce Aspect?

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say Aspect in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Aspect in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Aspect in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Aspect in a Sentence

  1. Briton Jason Palmer:

    There are countless examples of players who have struggled with a particular aspect of golf, if you look at putting, there are a variety of different grips and so many ways to get around that.

  2. EMEASOBA GEORGE:

    Every issue or matter has an option or rather you do have an option. Yes! you heard me right. You can choose either life or death, hard work or laziness, success or failure, riches or poverty, excellence or mediocrity, grace or disgrace, forgiveness or unforgivingness, righteousness or unrighteousness, covetousness or contentedness, morality or immorality, patience or impatience, fame or obscurity, peace or war, wisdom or foolishness, strength or weakness, knowledge or ignorance, understanding or misunderstanding, respect or disrespect, literacy or illiteracy, kindness or unkindness, unity or disunity, hopefulness or hopelessness, construction or destruction, salvation or damnation, encouragement or discouragement, greatness or commonness, fastness or dullness, hell or heaven, light or darkness, God or Satan, increase or decrease, appreciation or depreciation, gratitude or ingratitude, humility or pride, loyalty or disloyalty, gentleness or ungentleness, love or hatred, faithfulness or unfaithfulness, generosity or stinginess, fidelity or infidelity, honesty or dishonesty, courage or cowardice, happiness or unhappiness, compassion or cruelty, Godliness or ungodliness, justice or injustice. However, all of the above illustrations evidently shows that, you have the willpower to choose either the positive or the negative aspect of every issue or matter in life. As well, the world is in your oyster. That is to say, you are in a position to choose or enjoy a broad range of opportunities or options. But, I urge you as usual. Dare to choose the positive aspect of everything rather than the negative aspect of it. Even if/when you are in dilemma. ~Emeasoba George

  3. Ajamu Loving:

    There's a word of mouth aspect to it, all the ads you see for financial help on TV show advisers as being part of your family - it becomes very personal. If your social network has fewer of these people, then you aren't as likely to find people who can build these outcomes.

  4. Beijing Film Academy:

    China has pledged to open its market on a lot of fronts, but you have to consider the special aspect of culture and entertainment industry, it has the education and ideology feature so it would be treated differently.

  5. Benjamin Netanyahu:

    I demand these ministers stop their undermining, stop the attacks, i demand that they close ranks behind the proper policy for leading the nation - for its security, economy and lowering the cost of living, in every aspect. If they agree to do so, we can continue to work together. If they refuse, we will draw conclusions, and go to the voter.

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