Definition of PICTURE

a two-dimensional design intended to look like a person or thing <using only watercolors, she produced a strikingly lifelike picture of her mother>
Synonyms icon (also ikon), illustration, image, likeness
a story told by means of a series of continuously projected pictures and a sound track <the actor's latest picture is another thriller>
a vivid representation in words of someone or something <the newspaper report gives a detailed picture of the current situation in that troubled country>
position with regard to conditions and circumstances <when personal opinion becomes part of the picture, the journalist isn't just reporting the news>
something or someone that strongly resembles another <the young teen is the very picture of her mother>
pictures pl  the art or business of making a movie <hoping for a career in pictures>

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