Need another word that means the same as “visual”? Find 9 synonyms and 30 related words for “visual” in this overview.
The synonyms of “Visual” are: ocular, optic, optical, seeing, visible, perceptible, perceivable, seeable, discernible
Visual as an Adjective
Definitions of "Visual" as an adjective
According to the Oxford Dictionary of English, “visual” as an adjective can have the following definitions:
- Relating to or using sight.
- Visible- Shakespeare.
- Relating to seeing or sight.
Synonyms of "Visual" as an adjective (9 Words)
|discernible||Perceptible by the senses or intellect.|
The scandal had no discernible effect on his career.
An ocular spot is a pigmented organ or part believed to be sensitive to light.
|optic||Of or relating to or resembling the eye.|
The optic or optical axis of the eye.
|optical||(of a device) requiring electromagnetic radiation for its operation.|
|perceivable||Capable of being perceived especially by sight or hearing.|
Perceivable through the mist.
|perceptible||Easily perceived by the senses or grasped by the mind.|
Easily perceptible sounds.
|seeable||Capable of being seen; or open to easy view.|
|seeing||Having vision, not blind.|
|visible||Capable of being seen; or open to easy view.|
A highly visible member of the royal entourage.
Usage Examples of "Visual" as an adjective
- Visual perception.
- Visual navigation.
- Visual powers.
- A visual image.
- A visual presentation.
Associations of "Visual" (30 Words)
|aesthetics||The branch of philosophy which deals with questions of beauty and artistic taste.|
Traditional aesthetics assumed the existence of universal and timeless criteria of artistic value.
|behold||See or observe (someone or something, especially of remarkable or impressive nature.|
The botanical gardens were a wonder to behold.
|espy||Catch sight of.|
She espied her daughter rounding the corner.
|eye||The visual or light detecting organ of many invertebrate animals that corresponds to the eye of humans and vertebrate animals.|
Margot saw the women eyeing up her boyfriend.
|imagery||The ability to form mental images of things or events.|
The film s religious imagery.
|lookout||Used to indicate whether a likely outcome is good or bad.|
A lookout point with breathtaking views.
|microscopy||Research with the use of microscopes.|
|nerves||Control of your emotions.|
This kind of tension is not good for my nerves.
|observe||Observe with care or pay close attention to.|
A stockbroker once observed that dealers live and work in hell.
An ocular organ.
|oculist||A medical doctor specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the eye.|
He visited an oculist in Chicago who prescribed a pair of reading glasses.
|ophthalmologist||A specialist in the branch of medicine concerned with the study and treatment of disorders and diseases of the eye.|
|optic||A lens or other optical component in an optical instrument.|
An optical illusion.
|optical||Of or relating to or resembling the eye.|
An optical aid.
|optician||A person qualified to prescribe and dispense glasses and contact lenses and to detect eye diseases ophthalmic optician or to make and supply glasses and contact lenses dispensing optician.|
|optometrist||A person skilled in testing for defects of vision in order to prescribe corrective glasses.|
|perceive||To become aware of through the senses.|
He perceived the faintest of flushes creeping up her neck.
|perception||The way in which something is regarded, understood, or interpreted.|
We need to challenge many popular perceptions of old age.
|perceptual||Relating to the ability to interpret or become aware of something through the senses.|
A patient with perceptual problems who cannot judge distances.
|recognize||Exhibit recognition for (an antigen or a substrate.|
They were refusing to recognize the puppet regime.
|see||See and understand have a good eye.|
I ll go along to the club and see if I can get a game.
|sensory||Of a nerve fiber or impulse originating outside and passing toward the central nervous system.|
|sight||Take a detailed visual measurement of something with or as with a sight.|
There were reports of a man on the roof aiming a rifle and looking through its sights.
|spectacle||A blunder that makes you look ridiculous used in the phrase make a spectacle of yourself.|
The acrobatic feats make a good spectacle.
|splendor||A quality that outshines the usual.|
It is the university that gives the scene its stately splendor.
|telescopic||Capable of viewing and magnifying distant objects.|
A telescopic umbrella.
|visibility||The state of being able to see or be seen.|
Visibility was down to 15 yards.
|visible||Visible imports or exports.|
|vision||The images seen on a television screen.|
We visioned a small lawn surrounded with a perfect tangle of trees.
|watch||A person employed to keep watch for some anticipated event.|
There aren t enough staff to watch him properly.