(also vantage point)
A place or position affording a good view of something: from my vantage point I could see into the front garden figurative the past is continuously reinterpreted from the vantage point of the present
More example sentences
- I thought I'd get out and view some more of the capital from the best vantage point of all, the top deck of a London bus.
- The fireworks looked excellent from our vantage point in the Castle Terrace car park.
- From the isolated vantage point of his room he uses an old pair of opera glasses to spy on a young woman across the street.
Middle English: from Anglo-Norman French, shortening of Old French avantage 'advantage'.
Definition of vantage in:
- The US English dictionary