Definition of PICTURE

noun : PICTURE

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface; "they showed us the pictures of their wedding"; "a movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them" ;

  • 2. (

    ) graphic art consisting of an artistic composition made by applying paints to a surface; "a small painting by Picasso"; "he bought the painting as an investment"; "his pictures hang in the Louvre" ;

  • 3. (

    ) a clear and telling mental image; "he described his mental picture of his assailant"; "he had no clear picture of himself or his world"; "the events left a permanent impression in his mind" ;

  • 4. (

    ) a situation treated as an observable object; "the political picture is favorable"; "the religious scene in England has changed in the last century" ;

  • 7. (

    ) the visible part of a television transmission; "they could still receive the sound but the picture was gone" ;

  • 9. (

    ) a typical example of some state or quality; "the very picture of a modern general"; "she was the picture of despair" ;

verb : PICTURE

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) show in, or as in, a picture; "This scene depicts country life"; "the face of the child is rendered with much tenderness in this painting" ;

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