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Picture

Pic´ture
n.1.The art of painting; representation by painting.
Any well-expressed image . . . either in picture or sculpture.
- Sir H. Wotton.
2.A representation of anything (as a person, a landscape, a building) upon canvas, paper, or other surface, produced by means of painting, drawing, engraving, photography, etc.; a representation in colors. By extension, a figure; a model.
The young king's picture . . . in virgin wax.
- Howell.
3.An image or resemblance; a representation, either to the eye or to the mind; that which, by its likeness, brings vividly to mind some other thing; as, a child is the picture of his father; the man is the picture of grief.
Animated picture
a moving picture.
Picture gallery
a gallery, or large apartment, devoted to the exhibition of pictures.
Picture red
a rod of metal tube fixed to the walls of a room, from which pictures are hung.
Picture writing
a - The art of recording events, or of expressing messages, by means of pictures representing the actions or circumstances in question
b - The record or message so represented; as, the picture writing of the American Indians.
- Tylor.
v. t.1.To draw or paint a resemblance of; to delineate; to represent; to form or present an ideal likeness of; to bring before the mind.
[imp. & p. p. Pictured ; p. pr. & vb. n. Picturing.]
Noun1.Picturepicture - 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"
Synonyms: ikon, image, icon
2.Picturepicture - 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"
Synonyms: painting
3.picture - 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.picture - a situation treated as an observable object; "the political picture is favorable"; "the religious scene in England has changed in the last century"
Synonyms: scene
5.picture - illustrations used to decorate or explain a text; "the dictionary had many pictures"
6.Picturepicture - a form of entertainment that enacts a story by a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement; "they went to a movie every Saturday night"; "the film was shot on location"
7.picture - the visible part of a television transmission; "they could still receive the sound but the picture was gone"
Synonyms: video
8.picture - a graphic or vivid verbal description; "too often the narrative was interrupted by long word pictures"; "the author gives a depressing picture of life in Poland"; "the pamphlet contained brief characterizations of famous Vermonters"
9.picture - a typical example of some state or quality; "the very picture of a modern general"; "she was the picture of despair"
Verb1.picture - imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind; "I can't see him on horseback!"; "I can see what will happen"; "I can see a risk in this strategy"
2.picture - 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"
Synonyms: depict, show, render
picture - image
To see a picture in your dream, symbolizes a mental imprint that remains persistent in your mind. There may be permanence in your actions. Also consider the pun on "picture this" or "seeing the big picture" in a situation. 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