Meaning of PICTURE in English


I. noun see: paint Date: 15th century a design or representation made by various means (as painting, drawing, or photography), 2. a description so vivid or graphic as to suggest a mental image or give an accurate idea of something , a mental image, image , copy , 4. a transitory visible image or reproduction, motion ~ , movies, tableau 2, situation , II. transitive verb (~d; picturing) Date: 15th century to paint or draw a representation, image, or visual conception of ; depict , to describe graphically in words, to form a mental image of ; imagine

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