from (one's) point of view

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from (one's) point of view

As one views or interprets a certain situation. Oh sure, from her point of view, I'm at fault—but I swear, I did nothing wrong!
See also: of, point, view
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For the bad man, perhaps only the so-so legal system would be identified as a non-central instance because, from his point of view, predictability and clarity and congruence between declared rule and administration--"the prediction of the incidence of the public force through the instrumentality of the courts" (16)--are all that matter and, let us suppose, those desiderata are satisfied in the benevolent, theocratic, and wicked legal systems, but only imperfectly so in the so-so legal system.
"From his point of view, he wasn't going to play, the team had been selected and he wanted to get back to the Blues.
From his point of view, Northern capitalist "development" will further degrade a land and people that have only recently emerged from the degradations of the plantation system.