- 1A pleasing view: sweeping lawns and landscaped vistasMore example sentences
- Vermont boasts steepled churches, classic villages, rural landscapes and spectacular vistas unspoiled by billboards, highways or malls.
- This removes the foreground from view and treats the landscape as a panoramic vista rather than a visual extension of the interior space.
- Any account of how to spend a day in a city as rich in sights, museums, literary connections, architecture, street life, and splendid vistas as Edinburgh can only scratch the surface.
- 1.1A long, narrow view as between rows of trees or buildings, especially one closed by a building or other structure.More example sentences
- Like the lovers seated on the grass outside, the music evanesces along the narrowing vista between the trees, and the fountain flows only to ebb.
- Hooch loved narrow vistas, often a view through a view to another view, especially when peopled with immobile figures.
- These trees provided an ever-changing vista alongside the road over the years' seasons and we are sure many other regular users of that stretch of road will also be shocked to see their demise.
- 1.2A mental view of a succession of remembered or anticipated events: vistas of freedom seemed to open ahead of himMore example sentences
- Through new vistas of business, it was looking at mopping up revenue to become one of the Fortune 500 companies, the Chief Postmaster General of Tamil Nadu circle said.
- Your repute and expertise open up new vistas for business expansion.
- It also has the potential for opening new vistas for business, leisure and religious tourism in Punjab.
mid 17th century: from Italian, literally 'view', from visto 'seen', past participle of vedere 'see', from Latin videre.