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Synonyms for purview
ˈpɜr vyu

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. horizon, view, purview(noun)

    the range of interest or activity that can be anticipated

    "It is beyond the horizon of present knowledge"

    scene, prospect, view, thought, eyeshot, apparent horizon, aspect, horizon, visible horizon, opinion, vista, skyline, sentiment, perspective, position, celestial horizon, persuasion, sight, survey, panorama, sensible horizon

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. purview(n.)

    limit, sphere, scope, extent

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "purview":

    competence, jurisdiction, scope, competency, ambit

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  1. Defense Chris Miller:

    DoD's efforts already surpass those of recent administrations with over three weeks to go and we continue to schedule additional meetings for the remainder of the transition and answer any and all requests for information in our purview.

  2. Betsy DeVos:

    I would ask to please consider the possibilities that guns are the most important aspect of the purview of this commission.

  3. President Hassan Rouhani:

    If the Americans take the appropriate steps and set them free, certainly the right environment will be open and the right circumstances will be created for us to do everything within our power and our purview to bring about the swiftest freedom for the Americans held in Iran as well.

  4. Mohammad Javad Zarif:

    These missiles do not even fall within the purview of 2231 and they are not illegal, iran will never use any means to attack any country, including our missiles. These are only for our defense. I challenge those who are complaining about Iran's missile program ... to make the same statement.

  5. John Raymond:

    There will be additional segments to come, so for example there might be other units that are outside of Air Force Space Command purview that would also come into this service as well.

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    A synonym for "drooping"
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    • B. erect
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