What does VISUAL mean?

Definitions for VISUAL
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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)

    visible

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

Wiktionary

  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

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

  2. Visual(adj)

    that can be seen; visible

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

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Visual

    viz′ū-al, adj. belonging to vision or sight: visible: produced by sight: used in sight: used for seeing.—n. Visualisā′tion.—v.t. Vis′ualīse, to make visible or visual, externalise to the eye.—v.i. to call up a clear mental image.—ns. Vis′ualīser; Visual′ity.—adv. Vis′ually.

Editors Contribution

  1. visual

    Relating to or using sight.

    She was able to see the visual picture within her mind.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 5, 2020  

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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

How to pronounce VISUAL?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of VISUAL in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of VISUAL in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of VISUAL in a Sentence

  1. Eric Abbruzzese:

    Something dense like cybersecurity may have more issue in adapting content to a visual-first medium than something like biology.

  2. Donald Trump:

    Now if you’re a new artist it matters about how you represent yourself, how your social networks are, how you look on stage all these things, so it’s always been important, visual imagery has always been super important. It’s changed a bit, but it’s still as important, if not more so.

  3. Dominique Perrault:

    The public is always in visual contact and proximity to the horses and professionals, without ever coming into direct contact.

  4. Adam Cathcart:

    There is a visual element, the optics of sanctions enforcement, there are a lot of foreign journalists and other eyes on the border, everyone is watching Dandong. But the other areas on the border are much less scrutinized.

  5. Dilini Fernando:

    With Vizzy, we're cutting through the sea of sameness in the hard seltzer category, where most products have a similar visual identity and proposition.

Images & Illustrations of VISUAL

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