Synonyms of behold in English:


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1‘the orchids are a sight to behold’

look at, see, observe, view, watch, survey, gaze at, gaze upon, stare at, scan, witness, regard, contemplate, inspect, eye
catch sight of, glimpse, spot, spy, notice, make out, discern, perceive
take note of, pay attention to, mark, remark, consider, pay heed to
informal clap eyes on, lay eyes on, set eyes on, have a gander at, take a gander at, have a squint at, get a load of, check out, gawp at, size up
British informal have a dekko at, take a dekko at, have a butcher's at, take a butcher's at, have a shufti at, take a shufti at, clock
North American informal eyeball
literary espy, descry


1‘behold, here I am!’

look, see, lo