Examples of imagery in a Sentence
The book contains a great deal of sexual imagery.
The movie was full of biblical imagery.
Recent Examples of imagery from the Web
While there is no Confederate imagery in the parish, a window over the altar depicting the resurrection was dedicated to Lee, as was its prominent brass cross.
The UN is using satellite data technology, radar imagery and drone mapping to help evaluate which areas are at further risk for a second mudslide.
Inmates use meditation, deep breathing, guided imagery and progressive relaxation, which Kahler said has been beneficial in reducing anxiety without the use of drugs.
Granwell’s organically shaped papier-maché sculptures take up the middle of the gallery, echoing (though not intentionally on her part) the imagery and abstraction in Hoffmann and Lovitz’s paintings.
In particular, Census officials set a goal of having in-house employees verify 75% of the nation’s housing units by poring over satellite imagery and other data from commercial mapping services.
It's got a nod to the floral scheme, the Botticelli's Venus imagery, and—of course—the veil.
Smoking gun imagery entered the lexicon of American scandals in the final stage of Watergate.
Last fall, Trump Jr. tweeted images of Pepe the Frog, a cartoon character whose image has been used by white supremacists, as well as imagery which likened Syrian refugees to poisonous Skittles candy.
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First Known Use of imagery
IMAGERY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of imagery for English Language Learners
: pictures or photographs
: language that causes people to imagine pictures in their mind
: pictures of people or things in a work of art
IMAGERY Defined for Kids
Definition of imagery for Students
- satellite imagery
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