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Vista

Vista Meaning & Definition
Vista Definition And Meaning

What's The Definition Of Vista?

[n] the visual percept of a region; "the most desirable feature of the park are the beautiful views"

Synonyms | Synonyms for Vista: aspect | panorama | prospect | scene | view

Related Terms | Find terms related to Vista:

See Also | background | coast | exposure | foreground | glimpse | ground | middle distance | side view | tableau | visual image | visual percept

Vista In Webster's Dictionary

\Vis"ta\, n.; pl. {Vistas}. [It., sight, view, fr. vedere, p. p. visto, veduto, to see, fr. L. videre, visum. See {View}, {Vision}.] A view; especially, a view through or between intervening objects, as trees; a view or prospect through an avenue, or the like; hence, the trees or other objects that form the avenue. The finished garden to the view Its vistas opens, and its alleys green. --Thomson. In the groves of their academy, at the end of every vista, you see nothing but the gallows. --Burke. The shattered tower which now forms a vista from his window. --Sir W. Scott.

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