viewpoint
1. [ noun ] a mental position from which things are viewed
Synonyms: point_of_view standpoint stand
Examples:

"we should consider this problem from the viewpoint of the Russians" "teaching history gave him a special point of view toward current events"

Related terms: position position slant landscape cityscape complexion stand stand
2. [ noun ] a place from which something can be viewed
Synonyms: vantage_point
Examples:

"from that vantage point he could survey the whole valley"

Related terms: vantage
Similar spelling:   viewfinder
  view_finder