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display meaning

EN[dɪsˈpleɪ] [-eɪ]
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WDisplay
  • Display may refer to:

    Definition of display in English Dictionary

  • NounPLdisplaysPREdis-
    1. A show or spectacle.
      1. (computing) An electronic screen that shows graphics or text.
        1. (computing) The presentation of information for visual or tactile reception.
        2. VerbSGdisplaysPRdisplayingPT, PPdisplayed
          1. OBS To spread out, to unfurl.
            1. VT To show conspicuously; to exhibit; to demonstrate; to manifest.
              1. All this was extraordinarily distasteful to Churchill. It was ugly, gross. Never before had he felt such repulsion when the vicar displayed his characteristic bluntness or coarseness of speech. In the present connexion […] such talk had been distressingly out of place.
            2. VI To make a display; to act as one making a show or demonstration.
              1. (military) To extend the front of (a column), bringing it into line.
                1. (printing, dated) To make conspicuous by using large or prominent type.
                  1. OBS To discover; to descry.
                  2. More Examples
                    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
                      • The Unix program cat is used to concatenate and display files. Its name comes from the word catenate.
                      • One model solved this issue by pseudotyping a lentivirus vector with rabies glycoprotein, which displays neurospecificity and is able to naturally cross the blood-brain barrier.
                      • A message that has been unflagged will no longer be displayed at the top of your e-mail inbox.
                    2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
                      • I liked to look in the baker's store window and examine the array of different frostings on display.
                      • The hoodlums were tromping pumpkins they had stolen from their neighbors' Halloween displays.
                      • Jon Walters and Rory Delap scored late goals as Stoke continued their unbeaten home start by seeing off Fulham with a dominant second-half display.
                  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
                    1. Nouns
                      • Countable nouns
                      • Verbs
                        • Intransitive verbs
                          • Transitive verbs
                        Related Links:
                        1. en displayed
                        2. en displaying
                        3. en displays
                        4. en displayer
                        5. en display'd
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                        Meaning of display for the defined word.

                        Grammatically, this word "display" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, an intransitive verb and a transitive verb.
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