Synonym of regard

Alternative for regard

regards, regarded, regarding

Synonym: consider, judge, think of,

Antonym: disregard,

Noun

Attention to or concern for something
heed attention care concern interest mind notice consideration sight sympathy thought cognizance consciousness note observance view carefulness interestedness once-over an eye attentiveness observation awareness scrutiny mindfulness heedfulness concentration knowledge focus advertence advertency eye ear deliberation contemplation solicitude watchfulness thoughtfulness curiosity perception study solicitousness apprehension respect inquisitiveness application remark responsiveness tender loving care examination recognition review inspection perusal investigation lovingness surveillance thinking acknowledgment spotlight debate preoccupation mark diligence acknowledgement ascertainment vigilance intentness engrossment concernment absorption alertness TLC nosiness mention comment fascination considerateness grasp passion analysis exploration estimation devotion understanding action reflection thoughts focusing focussing captivation courtesy kindness assiduity industry imagination studying monitoring survey aid tending watching caution caringness enthusiasm curiousness receptiveness eagerness thirst for knowledge undivided attention receptivity excitement keenness suspicion zest listen up viewing scrutinization looking after relation relevance distress disquietude disquiet worry bearing unease surveying cognition detection discernment recognising recognizing supervision overlook noticing probe sensitivity immersion discovery apperception enthrallment inquiring mind mental acquisitiveness

Noun

Respect, liking or affection
esteem respect deference estimation appreciation acclaim account admiration affection approval reverence veneration approbation favor favour love note repute consideration fondness honor liking popularity recognition reputation adulation care homage honour laudation opinion praise sympathy cherishing extolment value high opinion high regard good opinion commendation devotion awe worship acclamation adoration glorification applause tribute acknowledgment acknowledgement pat on the back idolization exaltation kudos glory credit thanks blessing grace plaudits obeisance acceptance support ovation accolade idolatry congratulations respectfulness citation rave goodwill pumping up attention accolades brownie points shine encouragement gratitude honoring honouring eulogy deification celebration imprimatur panegyric encomium recommendation mention bouquet puff fancy wonder compliments court preference partiality kindness friendliness astonishment amazement prestige assent wonderment taste relish like plaudit worshipping congratulation compliment surprise eulogium beatification benediction supplication cheer thanksgiving benevolence appetite magnification valuing prizing genuflection great respect puffing up paean salutes prostration hymn cheering stroking lionization use worshiping lionisation good word a pat on the back hero-worship kind regard big hand round of applause honourable mention pat on the head hat tip positive reception worshipfulness submission mandate apotheosis elevation validation capitulation complaisance distinction thoughtfulness thankfulness prayer appreciativeness preferment dignity vengeance wrath repayment pleasure delight attentiveness treasuring enjoyment boost hurrah bravo sycophancy flattery cry reward standing self-respect status tributes laurels salute image endorsement notice marveling marvelling rave review ratification authority self-image pat on back pat on head sanction okay OK mana cachet self-esteem pats on the back warmth bells concurrence consent permission go-ahead face infatuation pash hankering passion amore yen ardor crush weakness attachment ardour props dread fear terror the nod social position bouquets testimonial byline heading clean bill of health prize salutation dithyramb award intense love puppy love horror revering strap line expression of gratitude a round of applause expression of appreciation stroke points adoring venerating praising glorifying extolling exalting prayers consternation shock apprehension stupefaction fright latria dulia special mention honorable mention shot in the arm -olatry hero worship praying to loyalty fealty gift existimation offering present testament memorial salvo service allegiance fidelity mark of respect high esteem faithfulness duty troth kneeling obsequiousness piety devoutness bow religiousness plug suggestion reference advocacy tip judgment urging favourable mention letter of support judgement words of approval favorable mention words of approbation instruction character reference two cents' worth concern considerateness understanding courtesy mindfulness sensitivity kindliness awareness solicitousness heedfulness solicitude charity discretion tact compassion unselfishness forbearance selflessness generosity tolerance mercy

Noun

A relation to something specified
respect aspect concern consideration detail facet item point reference bearing characteristic circumstance fact issue matter particularity question specific connection particular relation topic feature angle sense standpoint perspective side way slant factor viewpoint account interest part level component prospect quality dimension point of view phase strand ingredient character hand twist switch regards section bit element piece portion constituent face appearance front obverse scene gimmick manner direction view trait position attribute property outlook opinion posture interpretation attitude belief thought judgment judgement way of thinking stance persuasion conception impression assessment stand estimation take sentiment conviction mind school of thought two cents' worth approach understanding concept shoes thinking estimate reflection determination call vantage point notion thoughts light eye view feeling appraisal representation frame of reference line measure wing flank theme strain trope profile cross section policy feelings ideas sentiments eye point of observation ground from the perspective of long view perception intention plan aim apprehension grasp insight assimilation side view explanation analysis awareness vision discernment comprehension picture personal approach elucidation reading construal deduction way of looking at something declaration idea say version examination clarification observation contemplation input comment will resolution evaluation inclination vent wish conclusion vote conjecture contention verdict theory desire speculation supposition option hypothesis look translation riff variation grip glimpse assumption preference reaction decision surmise suspicion fancy suffrage theorem thesis participation choice voice diagnosis considered opinion right of speech vox populi say-so right of free speech beliefs

Noun

A particular appearance, look or quality
appearance figure look mien presence aspect garb outside dress air bearing manner demeanour form demeanor attitude carriage deportment countenance cast expression semblance image fashion comportment mode style guise stance impression face outward form aura condition exterior feature mannerism front address shape pose outline looks personality behavior behaviour presentation character ease posture dignity characteristic facade spectacle spectre specter façade conduct cut screen stamp seeming manifestation veneer outward aspect outer shell dignified bearing dignified air dignified demeanour quality atmosphere features effect vista feeling flavor ambience mood flavour property trait piece part attribute act port set person's presence cut of one's jib visage tone profile mug arrangement disposition configuration physiognomy design feel vibe ambiance temper conformation facial expression layout vibrations note smell pattern phiz lineaments mould makeup mold affectation organization contortion formation dial clock climate structure kisser phizog silhouette puss contour odor odour make-up aroma composition format pan coupon mush bake constellation ordonnance getup constitution lines contours complexion spirit organisation make tenor embodiment outward appearance boat race nature description ring type construction energy state halo temperament plan karma nimbus patina scheme undertone setup setout identity overtone order line characteristics kind emanation geometry model colour color sense sort display likeness portrait packaging exposition incarnation geography environment ordering alignment sorting ranging grouping marshalling array positioning size physical characteristics physical appearance element undercurrent subcurrent delineation metamorphosis perspective set-up conception concept marshaling Gestalt suggestion lineation tracing lineament demarcation figuration formula system dimensions ch'i chi ki slant light angle scent vibes colouring force phase looks alone face value first impressions the exterior background glow facial features interpretation coloring way of being public image facial characteristics distinctive features distinguishing characteristics shell skin finish surface covering coating health mask gills potato map biscuit fitness individuality essentials skeleton articulation externals persona attributes fettle traits essence psychology ethos mentality psyche trim poker face bent calibre kilter external surface cover rind polish superficies external exteriority superstratum outer surface particularity qualities fingerprint peculiarity grain hallmark nick vein colors mettle distinctiveness caliber uniqueness essential quality properties outside surface specialty complex badge clay humour key marked traits crasis colours frame individualism mystique mark humor turn of mind sum and substance frame of mind selfhood kidney streak estimation affection self-identity speciality singularity keeping status estate build physical shape state of health repair physical fitness

Noun

To have concern or sympathy for others
thought concern sympathy empathy compassion sensitivity altruism benignity kindliness kindness tenderness thoughtfulness benevolence charitableness charity philanthropy solicitousness warmth care magnanimity attentiveness kind-heartedness tender-heartedness warm-heartedness kindheartedness warmheartedness consideration solicitude pity understanding love humanity humaneness fellow feeling affinity rapport commiseration grace heart ruth feeling appreciation softheartedness goodwill softness tenderheartedness mercifulness sorrow tolerance affection mindfulness largeheartedness bigheartedness mercy gentleness good-heartedness neighborliness considerateness neighbourliness brotherly love sentimentality sensibility graciousness feelings action delicacy capacity reaction discrimination fervor fervour heat attachment ardour palpability discernment intensity response ardor decency goodness receptiveness lenience leniency patience humanitarianism clemency receptivity support forbearance good will unity caringness concernment heedfulness heed attention tender loving care quarter condolence caring comity unselfishness fellowship soft-heartedness good-fellowship brotherliness sisterliness aroha compassionateness compunction friendliness indulgence sufferance broad-mindedness liberality liberalism permissiveness endurance concession permission toleration freedom liberalness license mildness lenity courtesy respect awareness beneficence condolences tact benignancy generosity favour favor open-mindedness solace consolation comfort encouragement acceptance sanction long-suffering condonation meekness amiability character gift oblation benefaction office charitability reassurance rue allowance complaisance laxness condoning constitution soul concern for others tender feelings heart of hearts emotion lack of bias lack of prejudice discretion due regard manners harmony etiquette politeness selflessness civility good manners decorum dignity identification vibes responsiveness communion mutuality closeness togetherness connection relating caritas agape forgiveness moderation esteem estimation cordiality deference reverence propriety veneration refinement niceness courtliness courteousness good feeling sympathetic response loving concern Christian love

Noun

A consideration for or reasoning
thought consideration deliberation reflection attention contemplation examination forethought interest notice review thinking time heed pondering rumination scrutiny account advisement awareness brainwork mind agonising agonizing hesitation premeditation navel-gazing object study cogitation meditation discussion debate concentration application musing calculation lucubration grind analysis inspection mulling judgment perusal judgement thoughts ponderings cerebration reasoning hope inducing understanding intuition speculation excogitation theorization deduction knowing judging ideation rationalization introspection seeing anticipation cognition deriving logic apprehending inferring concluding considering realizing discerning rationalizing perceiving deducing rationalisation realising rationalising brooding reverie idea mulling over brown study impression serious thought view opinion pensiveness thought process planning abstraction notion picture image concept conception inference daydreaming circumspection imagination absorption woolgathering weighing up assessment ratiocination reason belief thoughtfulness trance observation prayer ruminating carefulness care caution self-examination investigation intellection mentation deep thought quiet time consultation worrying puzzling premise perception vision philosophy revery conferring a brown study conceptualization theory dreaming mind's eye rap wariness prudence ventilation negotiation purpose vagary caprice fantasy dream preconception muse conclusions conclusion think prospect conceptualisation daydream preoccupation ideas position recollection period of deliberation period of reflection period of contemplation viewpoint beliefs views opinions viewpoints outlook spell of contemplation spell of deliberation spell of reflection evaluation conjecture assumption point of view points of view accepted wisdom line of thought presumption supposition navel gazing day-dreaming wool-gathering determination eduction thesis verdict induction consequence sequitur finding suspicion hypothesis findings results conviction corollary interpretation result answer illation derivation

Noun

An understanding or awareness of something
grip understanding perception comprehension grasp apprehension knowledge discernment awareness appreciation conception sense insight realisation realization cognizance recognition consciousness percipience assimilation apperception cognition familiarity consideration mindfulness acquaintance knowingness ken cognisance wariness information observance heed heedfulness vigilance sentience insight into apprehension of comprehension of familiarity with grasp of understanding of awareness of cognizance of command of knowledge of realization of conception of perception of ken of mastery of sensibility notice attention enlightenment responsiveness acknowledgement acknowledgment sympathy observation concern alertness feeling ear advertence advertency note eye intuition idea sensitivity respect estimation compassion valuation attentiveness esteem assessment empathy affinity rapport appraisal commiseration identification sensitiveness perceptiveness perceptivity communion concord mind care thoughtfulness fellow feeling awareness of the feelings of others aesthetic sense reasoning intelligence bearing carefulness witfulness handle thanks gratefulness appreciativeness gratitude reason thought learning experience notion impression hold inkling intellect thinking need self-awareness wakefulness acquaintanceship knowledgeableness self-understanding relish enjoyment commendation love admiration affection liking attraction judgment sensitivity to acquaintance with sensibility to conscious thought judgement thankfulness high regard pity warmth cottoning to receptiveness knowing receptivity being on same wavelength community of interests indication belief suggestion anticipation suspicion evidence hint interpretation take sapience concept wisdom erudition acumen astuteness sageness education mastery perspicacity command schooling shrewdness view acuity sagacity penetration slant scholarship opinion intimacy learnedness expertise know-how sharpness sharp-wittedness perspicaciousness acuteness cleverness canniness wit vision picture authority ability sagaciousness cultivation approach capacity decipherment discrimination arguteness proficiency persuasion reading conversance expertness point of view savvy viewpoint attitude way of thinking analysis conviction intellection smarts deduction sentiment skill common sense tuition instruction nous practicality horse sense perspective outlook aha prehension prudence worldliness ability to understand explanation account cunning ingeniousness savviness greater understanding comprehensive understanding better understanding enhanced understanding improved understanding superior understanding double take slow take fluency elucidation construal knack control good judgment intimacy with version representation examination clarification contemplation visualisation capability edification mastership clear thinking conversance with knowing inside out prowess deftness aplomb adeptness virtuosity facility adroitness aspect look translation riff variation prospect glimpse proficiency in absorption expertise in digestion visualization skill in uptake grapple expertism clue finesse skilfulness accomplishment dexterity fluency in IQ ability in savoir faire sensation far-sightedness keen-wittedness quick-wittedness apprehending study intuitiveness judiciousness clear-sightedness realizing keenness percipiency insightfulness nose taste realising image conceit light flash plan presumption conclusion theory position big idea brain wave estimate assumption forecast guess indulgence prognosis calculation principle recollection surmise trust expectation hunch projection conjecture sneaking suspicion surmising personal feeling funny feeling acceptation feel postulation supposition presupposition prediction signification ideology faith construction hypothesis

Noun

A reputation, especially a good one
name reputation estimation fame repute esteem distinction image renown favor favour honour note notoriety reputability standing acclaim account celebrity character notability prestige rep stature cachet clout credit eminence honor kudos mark popularity recognition respect respectability status approval izzat lustre luster preeminence prominence reverence veneration acceptability rap weight odor odour position rank report good name glory illustriousness dignity station éclat importance laurels authority influence place greatness elevation acclamation praise good reputation exaltation admiration trustworthiness superiority nobility merit privilege laudation applause homage tribute approbation accolade props stardom high standing pride consequence stock majesty class dependability prestigiousness extolment acknowledgement adulation acknowledgment commendation plaudits public esteem attention eulogium bouquets ranking heyday splendor immortality splendour glorification brand reliability opinion mana deference adoration aggrandizement supremacy consideration celebration fealty devotion state immortalization apotheosis obeisance worship canonization tributes accolades compliments deification lionization laud paeans eulogy commemoration trust lionisation aggrandisement salutes congratulations compliment bays sun good image brownie points pat on the back famousness credibility noteworthiness infamy pre-eminence supereminence legend myth ego high regard face public image appreciation thanks gratitude self-image self-respect self-esteem self-regard hat tip notice stroke points significance grade worth degree echelon reaches rung rating level footing stage caliber capacity calibre condition bottom quality stratum type mode category social standing social position prominency power sway control raves flattery puff PR pumping up big up

Noun

A composed or serious manner or style
dignity decorum majesty courtliness grandeur nobility stateliness grace loftiness nobleness propriety respectability solemnity class composure formality honor honour impressiveness poise regality regalness respectfulness royalness augustness breeding ceremoniousness correctness distinction exaltedness gravitas integrity lordliness magnificence worthiness etiquette gentility gravity honourability modesty renown righteousness seemliness splendour splendor standing state character excellence quality reserve sedateness sobriety station cachet consequence culture ethics goodness hauteur merit morality perfection seriousness significance stature sublimity virtue worth self-possession glory greatness grandness resplendence superbness splendidness gloriousness brilliance gorgeousness sublimeness splendiferousness resplendency stupendousness exaltation illustriousness prestige pomp superiority magnanimity royalty elevation ceremony praise eminence celebrity incorruptibility glorification imposingness rank grandiosity decency ennoblement gallantry graciousness sublime triumph kudos reputation immortality fashion kingliness solemnness status importance honorableness lavishness portentousness momentousness earnestness awesomeness uprightness birth elite blood patricians peerage generosity society gentry queenliness awe pride style display ruling class upper class blue blood high society honesty somberness grit austerity will ponderance justness candor equity loyalty conscientiousness genuineness openness frankness faithfulness outspokenness impeccability fidelity fairness confidence bluntness noblesse plainnes evenhandedness apotheosis prominence candour ceremonial sumptuousness praising breadth immensity opulence superbity inclusiveness amplitude handsomeness vastness beauty fineness expansiveness luxuriousness transcendency richness might sway preeminence circumstance fame pomp and circumstance great importance

Noun

A person's sanction or support
blessing approval backing consent sanction support agreement approbation assent endorsement favour go-ahead concurrence imprimatur clearance leave mandate permission authorisation authorization favor ratification acquiescence good wishes okay OK valediction Godspeed green light thumbs up O.K. seal of approval stamp of approval licence say-so permit acceptance authority nod dispensation rubber stamp confirmation license warrant liberty allowance empowerment validation freedom sufferance granting encouragement nihil obstat yes concession warranty accord carte blanche right power accreditation pat on the back compliance affirmation countenance charter privilege clean bill of health admission acknowledgment acknowledgement blank cheque say so recognition entitlement exemption prerogative discretion indulgence recommendation praise endorsation credentials accession understanding congratulations the nod tolerance condonance condonation seal sanctification a blank cheque thumbs-up A-OK welcome benediction satisfaction assurance attestation authentication handshake immunity notarization guarantee stamp the right fiat word notification okaying letting right on consensus harmony blank check a free hand access commission ability strength delegation OK'ing verification avowal impunity order pass toleration decree latitude passage run admittance command signature acceding assenting ratifying all clear free hand free rein green-light love applause commendation acclaim appreciation laudation congratulation respect solidarity moral support nurturance esteem veneration admiration kudos acclamation adulation ovation plaudits bells salutes accolades liking advocacy mentoring high regard round of applause felicitation flattery compliment stroke congrats franchise entrance ingress entrée entree passport ticket certification exception advantage door reception initiation claim droit due indemnity birthright certificate introduction designation way signal title entry grant all-clear signal edict exoneration card clear coast special consideration free pass right of entry permission to enter intromission dibs ingression reprieve security release amnesty adjustment official sanction independence apanage appanage perquisite directive ukase injunction visa instruction agency precept doorway key gateway canon ordinance ruling testimonial special treatment firman power of attorney dictate pronunciamento direction covenant badge laissez-passer law unconditional right safe-conduct say unconditional authority enactment leniency affirmative choice faculty no complaints document unconstraint self-determination deputation discount deduction reduction charge rights bidding subpoena summons undertaking relaxation relief proxy brevet rebate first dibs means of entry writ remission no objection voucher free will decrease repayment assumption papers pledge official document exclusion triptyque carnet tackling statute absolution written order credential use of weighting refund promotion championing empowering legalization legalisation patent taking on imperative obligation behest giving a concession being let off the hook making an exception allowing to break the rules being let off with upholding championship benefit of patronage subscription accommodation adaptation a let-off countersignature superscription comment espousal qualification usage of opportunity to use permission to use protection enabling subscription to pat on back hubba-hubba commercial interest asylum resistance business admitting allowing non-liability nonliability pardon right to use resilience immunization inoculation invulnerability hall pass call favouritism complete discretion complete freedom no holds barred complete authority full power full authority proxy in blank unrestricted authority leeway way in legal exemption imperviousness liberation immunisation insusceptibility justification benefit merit priority the run of total freedom freedom from punishment favoritism exemption from punishment letting in right of access emancipation enablement equipping enfranchising pretension pretense pretence get out of jail free card stay of execution proclamation dictum diktat compromise confession demand rescript clout documentation coupon bull promulgation commandment self-confession modification exeat check identification pasteboard sovereignty jurisdiction influence irade decretal chit furlough paper ascendancy sop forfeit opportunity to enter sovranty vantage responsibility hand upper hand hold management prestidigitation strings governance sway leverage regency leadership arm pull mana diadem weight strong arm inside track connection teeth eminence voice prestige steam free ticket free ride free admission identity card safe conduct complimentary ticket open arms open door copout giving way consideration deal point lost giving in trade-off surrendering point conceded something surrendered giveback rollback buyback conceding sellout

Noun

Respect and honor
good dignity esteem ethicalness goodness honesty honor honour integrity principle respect reverence sense truth veneration blamelessness fairness incorruptibility irreproachableness justice justness lack of corruption propriety pureness purity rightness truthfulness upstandingness virtuousness worthiness morality righteousness rectitude virtue uprightness probity decency character honourableness worth merit excellence equity legality lawfulness respectability nobility honourability equitableness impartiality trustworthiness nobleness meritoriousness value ethicality quality nobility of spirit nobility of soul right ideal reason emancipation correctness enfranchisement properness fair shake accuracy class straight prerogative ethics charity kindness principles love faithfulness fortitude ethic faith high-mindedness high principles superiority beneficence benefit obligingness grace advantage kindheartedness mercy good will scrupulousness right-mindedness verity reliability morals veracity saintliness validity sincerity precision soundness reputability rightfulness exactness godliness good character authority legitimacy fidelity conscientiousness candour moral virtue dependability trustiness noble-mindedness straightforwardness fair play incorruption candor honorableness perfection unambiguousness frankness openness reasonableness innocence irreproachability guiltlessness sinlessness erectness verticality perpendicularity forthrightness honestness what is right piousness piety credibility actuality moral correctness chastity reputation loyalty straightness moral fiber moral fibre moral strength self-respect responsibility authenticity impeccability confidence evenhandedness good behaviour chasteness will power philosophy manners gentleness scruples conduct staying power good name firmness of purpose strength of mind good habits moral philosophy permissibility admissibleness licitness legitimateness constitutionality admissibility defendability accordance with the law

Noun

A comment or something said
remark comment reflection observation statement declaration thought utterance opinion note word assertion pronouncement words acknowledgement acknowledgment annotation aside cognizance comeback commentary conclusion crack elucidation exegesis explanation explication exposition expression gloss illustration interpretation mind observance point quip saying talk wisecrack witticism back talk bon mot obiter dictum two cents' worth announcement speech mouthful articulation judgement proclamation verbalism animadversion revelation judgment criticism testimony asseveration report mention dictum disclosure view allegation feeling impression footnote reply response assessment affirmation formulation communication wording obiter phrasing voice backtalk recitation profession critique reaction input testimonial vocalization verbalization ejaculation discourse thesis spiel protestation vocalisation avowal averment review clarification presentation say so answer idea viewpoint belief thoughts estimation finding scholium marginalia thing addendum discussion hearsay editorial buzz skinny catch phrase intimation introduction analysis interpolation stage whisper whispered remark confidential remark brief statement account notes divulgence communiqué evidence examination return good word promulgation rejoinder retort footnotes play-by-play appraisal manifestation attestation narrative bulletin ventilation recital rundown treatise vlog scholia blog weblog comments charge assurance expounding description relation picture manifesto presentment affidavit riposte confirmation oath repartee take feedback replication secondary source consideration voice-over critical analysis appreciation essay expression of facts reckoning expression of views blow-by-blow guarantee insistence vow pledge proof validation certification claim avouchment antiphon rant peroration vent exclamation vociferation oration sentence noise sound deposition maintenance echo guff clapback advertisement information story bomb rhetorical question enunciation notice pitch broadcast parting shot hot air publication admission

Noun

A measure taken in advance to prevent something dangerous, unpleasant, or inconvenient from happening
precaution safeguard caution insurance provision anticipation care fail-safe forethought palladium preventive protection prudence backstop circumspection defence defense foresight preventive measure providence wariness canniness deterrent discreetness discretion security preventative measure safety measure belt and braces prophylactic safety net hindrance shield block shelter impediment obstruction curb check restraint precautionary measure preventative remedy protective measure protector insurance policy safety guarantee warranty immunity preventative medicine preventive medicine something to fall back on prevention protective guard obstacle neutralizer screen disincentive cover buffer aegis surety armor ward buckler ammunition egis wall anticipatory measure indemnity armour bulwark escort armament convoy safety device cushion support barrier fortification safeguarding guarding preservation assurance stronghold safekeeping refuge shielding bastion bumper guardianship resistance sanctuary custody hedge conservation indemnification salvation pad buttress rampart supporter defender keeping fence coverage shock absorber mainstay prop trust weapon haven fender deterrence safeness charge maintenance protecting asylum upkeep upholding barricade custodianship backing reassurance fastness keep supervision mail saving warrant tutelage safe keeping resilience cocoon cushioning invulnerability shade strength surveillance certainty protective device safety guard insurance cover absorber stability allowance endorsement self-defense good hands warfare weaponry munitions defenses defences apron mask financial protection hiding concealment housing fallback citadel arms harbour retreat harbor life assurance life insurance preserving conserving sustentation harborage perpetuation safe harbor preserval evaporation care and feeding storage tanning refrigeration hiding place safety plug protective umbrella sheet anchor safety valve reinforcement plate breastplate panoply possession armor plate suit of armor protective clothing bulletproof vest chain mail flak jacket coat of mail suit of armour body armor body armour breastwork embankment bank castellation battlements pledge protectorship patronage trusteeship battlement bartizan earthwork collateral partition protective wall parapet buffet pawn bond underwriting gage hostage earnest guaranty bail covenant gauge contract

Noun

A particular way of thinking, influenced by a person's profession or environment
mind belief opinion view attitude feeling sentiment judgment outlook persuasion thoughts judgement viewpoint conviction leaning notion vein bent determination impulse observation temperament tendency verdict approach eye humour humor mood liking strain temper tone point of view way of thinking thought perspective stance standpoint position thinking impression slant idea assessment estimation angle interpretation inclination stand estimate supposition understanding fancy mindset consideration theory school of thought contention hypothesis appraisal evaluation thesis conclusion perception posture suspicion reaction disposition predilection assumption side bias conception inference vantage point philosophy deduction choice will wish option say so two cents' worth desire preference concept presumption take surmise theorem conjecture hunch aspect intuition call say-so line ideas decision considered opinion sentiments feelings frame of mind twist proclivity standing value judgment where one is at faith speculation analysis pleasure sense guess presupposition reckoning reflection inkling resolution intimation frame of reference discretion apprehension shoes diagnosis convictions orientation prejudice eye view character mental outlook demeanor sneaking suspicion air sensibility judgment call way of looking at things demeanour mental state headset like it is attidue certainty certitude facet ideology emotion rating gauging sight hand taste gaging beliefs statement remark point argument emotional state close-up drift tenor trend way of looking valuation review appraisement gut reaction postulation deliverance declaration say input comment fix critique velleity want purpose command generalization suggestion image conceptualization vent representation vote sizing up summing-up knowledge acceptance expectation divination profession avowal axiom stereotype conceit suffrage part partiality grasp reading comprehension dream propensity penchant assent admission two cents worth awareness elucidation broad view overview discernment context contemplation assimilation principle tenet creed consciousness generalisation insight inclining participation voice fantasy illusion volition dogma credo funny feeling doctrine right of speech vox populi right of free speech visualization visualisation conceptualisation policy liberty pick selection election way druthers alternative respect light ground direction kaupapa article of faith point of observation from the perspective of long view freedom of choice reflections postulate imagining think guesstimate appreciation premise guesswork shot picture shot in the dark prediction reasoning cogitation stab esteem proposition explanation deliberation account intellection approximation guessing posit views abstraction admiration ballpark figure study proposal theorizing recognition meditation reverence honour favour favor veneration educated guess premiss given hypothetical honor supposal if theorising pronouncement plan submission finding forecast cerebration musing deference rumination answer induction claim reason grip report popularity predisposition good opinion praise stock projection rough calculation assertion allegation rough guess affirmation stab in the dark big idea construal denomination clarification note preconception excogitation asseveration colour examination vision inspiration result presentiment opinions approval announcement color school hypothesizing acclaim signification approbation contestation accepted wisdom predication pondering recommendation anticipation sensation bet order rationalisation advancement charge logic cognition prognosis laudation homage adulation brainwork prospect high regard hypothesising feel rationalization extolment informed guess theorization mind-set vantage high opinion assuming imagination outline mind's eye apriorism calculation thing rationale clue surmising scheme brainchild derivation possibility POV brain wave intelligent guess meaning instinct connotation deportment utterance definition attitudes response emphasis recce pose surmisal approximations notions reply spin one-sidedness version reck hunches guesstimates accepting preconceived notion preconceived idea prejudgement provision prepossession way of looking at it measure theme attempt manner extrapolation firm stand summary translation look glimpse measurement mensuration idée fixe concern line of thinking ranking subject topic affection rationality vagary caprice commentary counter love repute world view mental attitude construct assay perhaps halseny rough idea likelihood condition doubt suppose consequence sequitur eduction acknowledgement cognizance realization riff variation approximate calculation fashion aspiration contrivance personal feeling construction identification recollection text matter reputation fondness ballpark figures rough calculations generality costing guesstimation advisement debate vantage ground apprehending hold percipience gut feeling sympathy care setting framework findings corollary results ratiocination trust comeback feedback cult conclusions weighing up summing up realizing agonizing brooding perusal objective intention worry motivation intent ism method style cherishing value point of vantage where one stands paradigm situation model cogitating apperception envisaging wrinkle optique basis attribution foundation party faction camp realising flash acknowledgment realisation experience attention concluding inferring mulling illation sixth sense pensiveness agonising absorption annotation notice notation explication lemma system antecedent layout assignment line of argument stamp acuity indulgence acceptation fool notion Anschauung scope hue guise complexion appearance religion sect tentative law starting point viewpoints positing postulating presuming mode of view private opinion notes pronouncements scholia reviewal remarks observations talk way of life plea insistence affiliation grouping group criticism line of thought ideation introspection hearsay weighing rumour gossip studying rumor protestation attestation points of view advice maintenance proclamation maintaining case nomination commendation averment avouchment assurance awe credit communion connection church counsel motion defence swearing vindication stressing decree ruling defense asservation okay mouthful exhortation firm belief fixed opinion choosing resolve picking adjudication commitment deposition hurrah rumpus discussion demurrer ciphering estimating arithmetic predicting computation figuring calculating tip hint positive statement stamp of approval fave selecting settlement favourite preferment priority favorite pitch presentation prompting piece of advice setup bid tip-off bit tender instruction game plan top of the list first choice

Verb

To gaze at steadily in a particular way
observe eye view watch behold note notice remark check contemplate heed look at scan scrutinise scrutinize study catch descry discern distinguish espy inspect mind perceive see sight slang spot spy survey witness examine eyeball clock follow gaze at check out stare at pore over get a load of take a dekko at give attention to pay attention to catch sight of glimpse consider make out take in mark stare detect rubberneck gaze lay eyes on gape size up clap eyes on set eyes on take a shufti at recognize peer recce pick out look look on have a gander at recognise have a squint at take a gander at review ogle take note of discover gawp peer at gawk look over goggle glare analyze peruse gawp at case peep analyse scope peek catch a glimpse of look upon audit glance at surveil identify read give something the once-over blink ponder focus on look fixedly pick up on think about give something a once-over explore treat have a dekko at get a glimpse of keep an eye on keep under surveillance leer keep a weather eye on watch like a hawk investigate focus give the once-over oversee overlook flash pipe monitor take a look get an eyeful of feast your eyes on check over weigh up eagle eye admire take stock of scope out go over have sight of gaze upon spy on feel about look vacantly get an eyeful keep watch on keep under observation keep tabs on twig keep a tab on keep under scrutiny keep a beady eye on have a shufti at probe evaluate check something out reconnoitre assess give the eye glare at estimate con reconnoiter pry dig have a butcher's at eagle-eye beam assay find rubberneck at chew over feast one's eyes think of take a gander eye up gape at go through gloat bore pin take notice of glim go into have a look-see give the once over stare open-mouthed check up take note gawk at stare in wonder take a good look relate to pay heed to earmark like face keep one's eye on keep track of squint glance pierce penetrate take notice know by sight become aware of memorise memorize look closely see over peep at pick up peek at beware ogle at spectate be shown over look earnestly snoop locate suss out attend believe canvass concentrate on leer at interpret search sweep squinny pinpoint place scour keep tabs have a look-see at ru rubber moon lamp try to see take a butcher's at feast eyes on give the eagle eye trace encounter take a good look at question skim rake spy out track narrow your eyes look through narrowed eyes squint at screw up eyes make eyes at not take one's eyes off be a witness flash on be on the scene look on at be a witness to be on hand be present be present at prospect esteem dissect anatomize stare in amazement gaze open-mouthed rivet the eyes on have take a glance at outstare have a look keep eagle eye on surf glass glance over glower appraise meet with turn up ferret out point out cut deconstruct pore be absorbed in work over read intently fix one's gaze reflect on mull over meditate over ruminate over deliberate over supervise gage triangulate vet lay one's eyes on enquire riffle riff inquire browse rumble refer to look hard look intently rivet on have a good look fix on watch closely have a squint size summarise chart graph plot gauge valuate summarize superintend break down take a shufti take a dekko take a butcher's take cogitate about give thought to concern skim through run over look into run through dip into dig into delve into cover discuss run your eye over cast an eye over look something up and down look up and down cogitate on ruminate on get a bird's-eye view of map out take a look at stake out think through pick at tackle deal be about pertain to appertain to have to do with concern itself with be concerned with treat of research enquire into sift test go over with a fine-tooth comb scout scrutinate rate value weigh judge subject to an examination inquire into peg check up on seek price excogitate measure brainstorm guesstimate give something a going-over check into feel out look at carefully keep in sight hunt stalk figure sound out interrogate set make enquiries into brood over dive into query inquisite make inquiries into look around frisk examine closely search into look round look through set at put under a microscope run down poke around look-see cross-examine pry into keep a check on probe into conduct an investigation into nose around report verify turn ruminate deliberate cogitate meditate revolve perpend debate determine kick around comb entertain delve parse compare thumb candle wrestle with sum up record think over flip leaf take stock skirr mine reckon give something a look-see prove calculate apprise put a price on think out sort out grade look see set a price on enquire about find out bug tap poke follow up sift the evidence concerning do research into put questions to ask questions of read into leaf through try to get to the bottom of hit the high spots deliberate on pass an eye over thumb through wander listen in read up on once over lightly riffle through conduct an inquiry into skip through get the cream conduct an enquiry into make inquiry get the measure of read here and there form an opinion of put to the test form an impression of price out take account of be all ears inquire about riff through watch over inspect loosely examine cursorily make enquiries about search the evidence concerning flip through make inquiries about search for conduct investigations into make enquiries adjudicate balance fix conduct an enquiry examine carefully perlustrate smoke wiretap muckrake underseek establish pass through screen keep under careful observation keep a close watch on listen to bone up read over guess seek an answer sit in deliberate about burn up nibble feed graze winnow undersee certify confirm ascertain try fathom plumb ruminate about muse on take measure of catechize cost seek out attempt ransack essay endeavor strive keep up with entertain the idea of sweat rehash look out turn pages keep an eye out flick through cast your eyes over patrol compute 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Verb

To consider or think of in a specified way
consider hold view see rate judge account count deem esteem reckon treat adjudge estimate interpret think value appraise assess evaluate surmise admire appreciate believe call contemplate find look on suppose gage gauge revere assay respect think of make of set down size up sum up take for allow for look upon provide for weigh up factor in put down as factor into figure feel guess imagine conjecture conceive calculate assume suspect gather understand conclude presume perceive determine take guesstimate opine class expect hold to be deduce speculate fancy construe rank look on as be of the opinion infer reason allow regard as postulate interpret as see as hypothesize sense impute view as theorize classify set hypothesise theorise maintain valuate compute take into account explain presuppose number suggest take into consideration adjudicate divine think of as make calculate roughly pretend be afraid have a hunch take stock in swear by take as gospel truth have sneaking suspicion remember budget define decide read weigh take to mean cast place rule discern class as credit approximate predict hold that daresay form opinion put know posit ween dream deem to be dare say set store by be of the opinion that work out repute pronounce decree think about reckon with say derive reference characterize describe conceive of characterise forecast roughly calculate make an estimate of estimate as picture cite consider it right take to be glean come to the conclusion that be under the impression be of the view grade figure out suspicion dope out count up put a figure on calculate to be advance rate as come to the conclusion venture a guess risk assuming take a stab hazard a guess take a shot have a sneaking suspicion conceive to be believe to be feel to be imagine to be predicate submit propound include measure peg stand position categorize intuit ascertain put forward assert fix categorise tab tag see as being set a figure on form an opinion of class as being form an impression of think of as being regard as being view as being look on as being pigeonhole typecast price state propose comprehend grasp fathom pose premise judge to be swear figure it to be read between the lines make sense of philosophise tumble to savvy recognize venture grok cognize decipher register dig observe detect twig notice apprehend recognise philosophize