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view·ing

 (vyo͞o′ĭng)
n.
1. The act of seeing, watching, or examining.
2. The act or an instance of watching a movie or television.
3. A gathering of people in the presence of the body of a deceased person as an act of remembrance and consolation prior to burial or cremation.
adj.
Engaged in watching a movie or television: a poll of the viewing audience.

viewing

(ˈvjuːɪŋ)
n
1. the act of watching television
2. (Broadcasting) television programmes collectively: late-night viewing.

view•ing

(ˈvyu ɪŋ)

n.
1. an act or occasion of seeing, watching, or inspecting.
2. an act or instance of watching television.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.viewing - the display of a motion pictureviewing - the display of a motion picture  
display - exhibiting openly in public view; "a display of courage"
preview - a screening for a select audience in advance of release for the general public
2.viewing - a vigil held over a corpse the night before burialviewing - a vigil held over a corpse the night before burial; "there's no weeping at an Irish wake"
vigil, watch - the rite of staying awake for devotional purposes (especially on the eve of a religious festival)
Translations

viewing

[ˈvjuːɪŋ]
A. N
1. [of property, gallery] → visita f; (prior to auction) → exposición f, inspección f
"viewing by appointment only"estrictamente visitas concertadas
the gallery will be open for a private viewing this eveningla galería estará abierta esta noche para una visita privada
2. (TV)
2.1. (= act) "unsuitable for family viewing""no apto para ver en familia"
films sold for home viewingpelículas que se venden para ver en casa
we strictly limit our children's TV viewinglimitamos el tiempo que nuestros hijos ven la televisión de manera estricta
2.2. (= programmes) → programas mpl, programación f
your weekend viewingsus programas or su programación para el fin de semana
the series has become compulsive viewingla serie se ha convertido en un programa que no debe perderse
B. CPD TV viewing figures NPLcifras fpl de audiencia televisiva
viewing gallery N (gen) → galería f para observadores; (balcony-shaped) → palco m para observadores
viewing habits NPLhábitos mpl de los telespectadores or televidentes
viewing platform Nplataforma f de observación
see also peak C

viewing

n
(of house, at auction etc)Besichtigung f; viewing timeBesichtigungszeiten pl
(TV) → Fernsehen nt; tennis makes compulsive viewingTennis macht die Fernsehzuschauer süchtig; 9 o’clock is peak viewing timeneun Uhr ist (die) Haupteinschaltzeit; this programme will be given another viewing next weekdieses Programm wird nächste Woche wiederholt; I don’t do much viewingich sehe nicht viel fern
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