Examples of illustration in a Sentence
The illustration on page 30 shows the parts of an engine.
a book with many photographs and illustrations
The illustrations that he provided in his speech were very effective.
They selected photographs to use for the illustration of the book.
Illustration is the key to good communication.
Recent Examples of illustration from the Web
Passed down, often wordlessly, from mother to daughter, the book provided women intimate insights into their own bodies and presented forbidden topics, from menstruation to masturbation, complete with illustrations.
Exhibition emphasizes strength of illustrations as visual narrative representations of African-American experience.
In fact, some of the illustrations from her original letters are almost identical to what ended up in the book.
The gender-equity issue is one immediate illustration.
By contrast, the colours of the illustrations are brilliant, rich purples and blues that brighten the gloom of the monastery.
By way of illustration, Moore spoke to the old-school premise that there are three kinds of players — those who need a kick in the rear, a pat on the butt or just to be left alone.
O’Neill went on to have exhibitions of fine art illustrations – considered more serious art than Kewpies – in Paris and New York.
The technical mastery of Merry Eccles' photo collage illustration is remarkable.
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Synonym Discussion of illustration
- an instance of history repeating itself
- a case of mistaken identity
- a telling illustration of Murphy's Law
- a typical example of bureaucratic waste
- show us a sample of your work
- one of the finest specimens of the jeweler's art
ILLUSTRATION Defined for Kids
Definition of illustration for Students
- The dictionary has color illustrations.
- The speech included illustrations of his successes.
- He finished the illustration of the book.
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