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
The launch will serve as an illustration that United Launch Alliance, long a preferred launch partner for the U.S. military, will still land launches even as competitor SpaceX has started to make inroads into that area of business.
The episode provided the latest illustration of the bind Republicans find themselves in.
Between 1885 and 1913, 41 periodicals regularly featured his illustrations.
Lady Bird is a powerful illustration of the temporary tenuousness of the mother-daughter bond in the later teenage years, and the surprising strength of that connection even during times of total conflict.
The Astros, who are playing in their first World Series since 2005, are a fitting illustration, especially in the starting infield, where Bregman plays.
The protracted delay in delivery of the equipment is the latest illustration of the slow pace of progress at the Guantánamo war court where Nashiri was charged in 2011, and has had aspects of the pretrial phase reviewed at higher courts.
Those screenings can also be an illustration of just how much audiences want Burns and Novick to validate their experiences.
The 2016 primary was a vivid illustration of this fact: The GOP’s political leadership, elite commentators, and donor class cried out, in unison, that Trump was an interloper — a Clinton donor, a Democrat, a New York liberal.
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First Known Use of illustration
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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