What does viewer mean?

Definitions for viewer
ˈvyu ərview·er

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word viewer.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. spectator, witness, viewer, watcher, lookernoun

    a close observer; someone who looks at something (such as an exhibition of some kind)

    "the spectators applauded the performance"; "television viewers"; "sky watchers discovered a new star"

  2. viewernoun

    an optical device for viewing photographic transparencies


  1. viewernoun

    Someone that views some spectacle; an onlooker or spectator

  2. viewernoun

    Someone who watches television

  3. viewernoun

    Any optical device used to view photographic slides

  4. viewernoun

    A program that displays the contents of a file of digital images; an image viewer or file viewer


  1. viewer

    A viewer is a person who watches or observes something, such as a television program, a movie, a piece of artwork, an event or any kind of visual content. In a digital context, it could also refer to a software application that is designed to visually display specific types of digital files or content.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Viewernoun

    one who views or examines

  2. Viewernoun

    a person appointed to inspect highways, fences, or the like, and to report upon the same

  3. Viewernoun

    the superintendent of a coal mine


  1. ViEWER

    ViEWER, the Virtual Environment Workbench for Education and Research, is a proprietary, freeware computer program for Microsoft Windows written by researchers at the University of Idaho for the study of visual perception and complex immersive three-dimensional environments. It was created using C++ and OpenGL, and has been used by Dr. Brian Dyre, Dr. Steffen Werner, Dr. Ernesto Bustamante, Dr. Ben Barton, and their undergraduate and graduate researchers in visual perception, signal detection, and child-safety experiments.

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  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'viewer' in Nouns Frequency: #2481

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of viewer in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of viewer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of viewer in a Sentence

  1. Ines Dumig:

    I think everyone interprets by themselves, by however way they perceive it through their own experience. That's up to the viewer, it depends on who looks at the pictures. ... Everyone will see something different.

  2. Erik Brunetti:

    We wanted the viewer to question it: Like, is that pronounced the way I think it’s pronounced?

  3. Fullerton Police Chief Bob Dunn:

    When a police officer uses force to arrest a suspect or to fend off an attack, it can be graphic and difficult to watch, in addition, there may be strong language used by those in the video. Viewer discretion is advised, especially for young children and sensitive viewers.

  4. Rob Portman:

    Backpage's editing procedures, far from being an effective anti-trafficking measure, only served to sanitize the ads of illegal content to an outside viewer.

  5. Michael Joseph:

    They are not to be pitied nor romanticized by the viewer, you want to see and feel the person who lies somewhere in between.

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  • مشاهدArabic
  • Zuschauer, ZuschauerinGerman
  • θεατής, τηλεθεάτρια, τηλεθεατήςGreek
  • telespectadora, espectador, televidente, espectadora, telespectadorSpanish
  • katselija, katselin, katsojaFinnish
  • visionneuse, téléspectateur, spectateur, visionneurFrench
  • spettatoreItalian
  • гледач, прегледувачMacedonian
  • kijkerDutch
  • espectador, telespectadorPortuguese
  • зрительница, программа просмотра, проектор, телезрительница, зритель, вьюер, телезрительRussian
  • mtazamajiSwahili
  • izleyiciTurkish

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