Simple Definition of imagery
: pictures or photographs
: language that causes people to imagine pictures in their mind
: pictures of people or things in a work of art
Examples of imagery
The book contains a great deal of sexual imagery.
The movie was full of biblical imagery.
First Known Use of imagery
Medical Definition of imagery
: mental images <eidetic imagery>; especially : the products of imagination <psychotic imagery>
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