in profile

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of in profile

: as seen from the side
  • The drawing showed her head in profile.

Word by Word Definitions

profile play
  1. : a representation of something in outline

  2. : an outline seen or represented in sharp relief : contour

  3. : a side or sectional elevation: such as

  1. : to represent in profile or by a profile : produce (as by drawing, writing, or graphing) a profile of

  2. : to shape the outline of by passing a cutter around

  3. : to subject to profiling


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