see things in perspective

dingen in hun perspektief zien (in goed daglicht zien)

English-Dutch dictionary. 2013.

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  • see things in perspective — see things correctly, see things in proportion …   English contemporary dictionary

  • put things in perspective — see things as they are, see the actual size    A few days after the flood, I was able to put things in perspective …   English idioms

  • perspective — [pər spek′tiv] adj. [ME < LL perspectivus < L perspicere, to look through < per, through + specere, to look: see SPY] 1. of perspective 2. drawn in perspective n. [ME perspectif < ML (ars) perspectiva, perspective (art)] 1. the art of …   English World dictionary

  • Perspective (cognitive) — Perspective in theory of cognition is the choice of a or a reference (or the result of this choice) from which to sense, categorize, measure or codify experience, cohesively forming a coherent belief, typically for comparing with another. One may …   Wikipedia

  • perspective — noun 1 in art ADJECTIVE ▪ distorted ▪ horizontal, vertical PREPOSITION ▪ in perspective, out of perspectiv …   Collocations dictionary

  • perspective — I. noun Etymology: Middle English perspectyf, from Medieval Latin perspectivum, from neuter of perspectivus of sight, optical, from Latin perspectus, past participle of perspicere to look through, see clearly, from per through + specere to look… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • put in the right perspective —    When people see or put things in their right perspective, they keep in proportion all the elements of a situation, without exaggerating the importance of any aspect.     If Tom could see things in their right perspective, the situation would… …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • Getting Things Done — This article is about the action management system by David Allen. For other uses, see Getting Things Done (disambiguation). Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress Free Productivity   …   Wikipedia

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  • On the Nature of Things — (Latin: De rerum natura ) is a first century BC poem by the Roman poet and philosopher Lucretius with the goal of explaining Epicurean philosophy to a Roman audience. The poem is divided into six books, and concentrates heavily on Epicurean… …   Wikipedia

  • Cavalier perspective — The cavalier perspective, also called cavalier projection or high view point, is a way to represent a three dimensional object on a flat drawing, and more specifically, a type of oblique projection.A point of the object is represented by three… …   Wikipedia

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