in the picture

idiom

: involved or playing a part in something : in the same situation or relationship
After their brief separation, her boyfriend is back in the picture.

Examples of in the picture in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web But there’s an intimacy and vulnerability in the picture, too. Lucy McKeon, New York Times, 3 June 2024 The screw holes visible above and below the fans in the picture following are for adding the extra standoffs of 13-inch-deep motherboards; keeping the fans excludes mounting a true extra-large board. PCMAG, 1 June 2024 Within seconds, the app removes them and replaces them with something that matches and blends with the surroundings, as if those distractions were not in the picture. Prakash Sangam, USA TODAY, 21 May 2024 There are likely humans in the picture somewhere, though. Tarot.com, Baltimore Sun, 24 Feb. 2024 Wall Street is generally convinced the economic health of the U.S. consumer is remarkably better than expected after COVID, but one analyst has pointed out there’s a gaping hole in the picture. Eleanor Pringle, Fortune, 8 May 2024 The flag is the only one in the picture and such a vivid reminder of the fact that the nation of Israel was front and center in our Jewishness. Jill Gurvey, Twin Cities, 2 May 2024 Kyle testified that a card in the wallet, visible in the picture but illegible because of the image quality, did have Elders’ name. James Hartley, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, 17 Apr. 2024 Michael Cera, also cast in the picture, is among the other Anderson first-timers. Borys Kit, The Hollywood Reporter, 16 Apr. 2024

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“In the picture.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20the%20picture. Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

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