in full view


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in full view (of someone or something)

In a position whereby one can be clearly and easily seen by someone or something. You need to start closing the blinds in your room when you get changed—you're in full view of the entire neighborhood! The would-be criminal tried to rob the pedestrian at gunpoint in full view of the local police station.
See also: full, someone, view

in full ˈview (of somebody/something)

where you can easily be seen (by somebody/something): The player committed the foul in full view of the referee, and was sent off the field.
See also: full, view