out of the picture

idiom

Definition of out of the picture 

: not involved or playing a part in something : not in the same situation or relationship With last year's winner out of the picture, she has a good chance of winning.

Learn More about out of the picture

Share out of the picture

Comments on out of the picture

What made you want to look up out of the picture? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

full of whispering sounds

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Vocab Quiz

  • the-education-of-achilles-eugne-delacroix
  • Which is a synonym of discomfit?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!