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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 CGI-generated characters came to life through an incredible display of a cutting-edge 3D technology.
                      • The eggcrate display has been used on more game shows than any other score display in history, and is still used today on The Price Is Right.
                      • The histology of subcutaneous tumor heterotransplants produced by these transformed isolates displayed histologic features of human urothelial carcinoma with areas of squamous differentiation.
                    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.
                      • Young Dutch keeper Tim Krul saw his value rocket up with a sensational display.
                  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
                    1. Nouns
                      • Countable nouns
                      • Verbs
                        • Intransitive verbs
                          • Transitive verbs
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                        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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