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see·ing

 (sē′ĭng)
conj.
Inasmuch as; in view of the fact: Seeing that you're already at the door, I suppose I must invite you inside.
n. Astronomy
The clarity of focus of an image in a telescope, measured by the angular size of a single star in that image.

seeing

(ˈsiːɪŋ)
n
1. the sense or faculty of sight; vision
2. (Astronomy) astronomy the quality of the observing conditions (esp the turbulence of the atmosphere) during an astronomical observation
conj
(often foll by: that) in light of the fact (that); inasmuch as; since
Usage: The use of seeing as how as in seeing as (how) the bus is always late, I don't need to hurry is generally thought to be incorrect or non-standard

see•ing

(ˈsi ɪŋ)

conj.
considering; inasmuch as.
[1495–1505]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.seeing - perception by means of the eyesseeing - perception by means of the eyes  
perception - the process of perceiving
contrast - the perceptual effect of the juxtaposition of very different colors
face recognition - the visual perception of familiar faces
object recognition - the visual perception of familiar objects
visual space - the visual perception of space
optical fusion, fusion - the combining of images from the two eyes to form a single visual percept
2.seeing - normal use of the faculty of visionseeing - normal use of the faculty of vision
visual modality, visual sense, vision, sight - the ability to see; the visual faculty
Adj.1.seeing - having vision, not blind
sighted - able to see

seeing

noun
The faculty of seeing:
Archaic: light.
Translations

seeing

[ˈsiːɪŋ]
A. CONJ seeing (that)visto que, en vista de que
B. N seeing is believingver para creer

seeing

[ˈsiːɪŋ] conjvu
seeing that → vu que, étant donné que
seeing as → vu que, étant donné queSeeing Eye dog n (US)chien m d'aveugle

seeing

nSehen nt; I’d never have thought it possible but seeing is believingich hätte es nie für möglich gehalten, aber ich habe es mit eigenen Augen gesehen; look, seeing is believing, you can’t deny it nowda haben Sie den Beweis vor Augen, jetzt können Sie es nicht mehr abstreiten
conj seeing (that or as)da

seeing

[ˈsiːɪŋ] conj seeing (that)visto che

seeing

n. vista, visión.
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Do you ever have those days when all you seem to do is moan - about your work, your kids, your home, and the seeingly impossible task of being there for everyone and holding it all together?
Faced with growing public hysteria over an apparent crime wave and a seeingly inadequate penal system, the British parliament passed the Transportation Act in 1718, thereby inaugurating a new era in the history of English criminal justice.
Dressed in his trademark track pants and dishing out advice to believe in yourself, Malone imbibed the energy flowing through the du arena, as he continued to belt out non-stop in his solo set, seeingly charged up by the cries of 'Posty' sounding out around him.