picture


picture
picture [n1] illustration, likeness of something account, art, blueprint, canvas, cartoon, copy, delineation, depiction, description, doodle, double, draft, drawing, duplicate, effigy, engraving, figure, icon, image, impression, lookalike, outline, painting, panorama, photo, photograph, piece, portrait, portrayal, presentment, print, re-creation, replica, report, representation, ringer*, similitude, simulacrum, sketch, spectacle, spitting image*, statue, tableau, twin; concepts 259,625 picture [n2] perfect example archetype, embodiment, epitome, essence, idea, personification; concept 686 picture [n3] entertainment film cartoon, cinema, flick*, motion picture, movie, moving picture, photoplay, picture show, show; concept 293 picture [v1] depict, describe delineate, draw, illustrate, image, interpret, limn, paint, photograph, portray, render, represent, show, sketch; concepts 79,174 picture [v2] form vision in one’s mind conceive of, create, daydream, dream, envision, fancy, fantasize, imagine, portray, see, see in the mind’s eye*, visualize; concepts 17,43

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  • Picture — Pic ture, n. [L. pictura, fr. pingere, pictum, to paint: cf. F. peinture. See {Paint}.] 1. The art of painting; representation by painting. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Any well expressed image . . . either in picture or sculpture. Sir H. Wotton. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Picture CD — is a product by Kodak, following on from the earlier Photo CD product. It holds photos from a single roll of color film, stored at 1024×1536 resolution using JPEG compression. The product is aimed at consumers. Software to view and perform simple …   Wikipedia

  • Picture — Pic ture, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Pictured}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Picturing}.] To draw or paint a resemblance of; to delineate; to represent; to form or present an ideal likeness of; to bring before the mind. I . . . do picture it in my mind. Spenser.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • picture — picturable, adj. picturableness, n. picturably, adv. picturer, n. /pik cheuhr/, n., v., pictured, picturing. n. 1. a visual representation of a person, object, or scene, as a painting, drawing, photograph, etc.: I carry a picture of my grandchild …   Universalium

  • picture — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Latin pictura, from pictus, past participle of pingere to paint more at paint Date: 15th century 1. a design or representation made by various means (as painting, drawing, or photography) 2. a. a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • picture — 1. noun /ˈpɪktʃə,ˈpɪk(t)ʃɚ/ a) A representation of anything (as a person, a landscape, a building) upon canvas, paper, or other surface, by drawing, painting, printing, photography, etc. There was a picture hanging above the fireplace. b) An… …   Wiktionary

  • Picture — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Picture, image en anglais, abrégé en Pix, peut faire référence à : Picture, un groupe de metal, Pictures, un album de Katie Melua sorti en 2007,… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Picture gallery — Picture Pic ture, n. [L. pictura, fr. pingere, pictum, to paint: cf. F. peinture. See {Paint}.] 1. The art of painting; representation by painting. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Any well expressed image . . . either in picture or sculpture. Sir H. Wotton …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Picture red — Picture Pic ture, n. [L. pictura, fr. pingere, pictum, to paint: cf. F. peinture. See {Paint}.] 1. The art of painting; representation by painting. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Any well expressed image . . . either in picture or sculpture. Sir H. Wotton …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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