French, literally "view, sight; aspect, appearance; vision" (see view (n.)).

Nearby words

  1. vto,
  2. vtol,
  3. vtr,
  4. vu,
  5. vu meter,
  6. vuelta abajo,
  7. vug,
  8. vuillard,
  9. vuillard, édouard,
  10. vul.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Examples from the Web for vue

  • The café, Basso and Bregaillon, has a "vue splendide" (in the daytime), so the bill says.

    From Edinburgh to India & Burmah|William G. Burn Murdoch
  • At one time he resided in Manchester, and frequently visited the great pleasure-gardens known as Belle Vue in that city.

    'I Believe' and other essays|Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
  • Monsieur le Marquis, are the prisoners secure here, or would you have them garde a vue.'

    The Chaplet of Pearls|Charlotte M. Yonge