Meaning of PICTURE in English

PICTURE

n.

Function: transitive verb

Inflected Form: pic · tured ; pic · tur · ing \ ' pik-ch ə -ri ŋ , ' pik-shri ŋ \

Date: 15th century

1 : to paint or draw a representation, image, or visual conception of : DEPICT also : ILLUSTRATE

2 : to describe graphically in words

3 : to form a mental image of : IMAGINE

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.