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pictures, plural;
  1. Represent (someone or something) in a photograph or picture
    • - he is pictured with party guests
  2. Describe (someone or something) in a certain way
    • - the markets in London and New York are usually pictured in contrasting terms
  3. Form a mental image of
    • - she pictured Benjamin waiting
  1. A painting or drawing
    • - draw a picture of a tree
  2. A photograph
    • - we were warned not to take pictures
  3. A portrait
    • - have her picture painted
  4. A person or thing resembling another closely
    • - she is the very picture of her mother
  5. An impression of something formed from an account or description
    • - a full picture of the disaster had not yet emerged
  6. An image on a television screen

  7. A movie
    • - it took five honors, including best picture
  8. The movies
    • - I'm going to the pictures with my buddies

  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. visualize: 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"
  3. painting: 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"
  4. 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"
  5. mental 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"
  6. a situation treated as an observable object; "the political picture is favorable"; "the religious scene in England has changed in the last century"
  7. An image (from Latin imago) is an artifact, for example a two-dimensional picture, that has a similar appearance to some subject--usually a physical object or a person.
  8. A picture clause is an element in programming languages that is used to describe a datum, by using sample characters that indicate the item characteristics and size.
  9. Picture is the debut album by British progressive rock band Kino.
  10. Picture is a Dutch heavy metal band. They are noted for being the first band in the country to play heavy metal. Formed in 1979, they were especially popular in the Netherlands, Germany and Italy for their live performances. They still have a huge fan base in South America, Mexico and Japan.
  11. In the Harry Potter series created by J. K. Rowling, magic is depicted as a natural force that can be used to override the usual laws of nature. ...
  12. In combinatorial mathematics, a picture is a bijection between skew diagrams satisfying certain properties, introduced by in a generalization of the Robinson–Schensted correspondence and the Littlewood–Richardson rule.
  13. (Pictures) To go to the movies i.e. I went to the pictures last night
  14. Pictures appearing before you in dreams, prognosticate deception and the ill will of contemporaries. To make a picture, denotes that you will engage in some unremunerative enterprise. To destroy pictures, means that you will be pardoned for using strenuous means to establish your rights. ...
  15. (6. Pictures) Some words work well with pictures, particularly nouns. This can also be a good way to introduce blocks of related words, which is often utilized in foreign language classes, such as nouns and verbs related to the classroom or the house. ...
  16. (PICTURES) I'm showing several pictures; this is so you might get a better view.
  17. (Pictures) In this section, there are many attractive photographs and drawings to help you learn and remember new words. Each picture has the word being illustrated at the top, and some also have short descriptions of what is in the picture.
  18. (Pictures) No more than two (2) pictures may be offered by an applicant. Exhibits must not be in the form of a pair or more and must be securely framed. Adhesive tape is not acceptable for mounting of framing.
  19. (Pictures) SmallMediumLargeHorizonsCottages
  20. (Pictures) Sometimes you can understand a picture better than a definition. See this example.
  21. (Pictures) The photographic evidence of Bobby Cox and/or John Scheurholz that Keith Lockhart must have had to keep coming back to Atlanta year after year, despite never playing well. Passed on, seemingly, to Henry Blanco; their current location is unknown but I’d check Pete Orr’s locker. ...
  22. (Pictures) Twin Palms Publishers, 1988
  23. (Pictures) should normally be floated to one side - large pictures should be sized appropriately by specifying a size on the Image: tag. It is rarely appropriate to have an image wider than 300px, unless the intention is to cover the width of the whole page.
  24. (Pictures) shown are for reference purposes only and may not show all features for a particular shock type. We reserve the right to change images frequently without notice when they become available.
  25. Pictures or Images on the website may look different on different monitors, and are provided for initial reference only.