picture puzzle

noun

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Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Like a diaristic picture puzzle built of fragments from a magpie sensibility, the account is equal parts Artforum, Tatler and Interview, and Modern Painters, Mr. Yokobosky said. New York Times, 1 July 2021 Puzzle Page has a simple interface for tapping and typing your way through its collection of fun and challenging word, logic, number and picture puzzles. Marc Saltzman, USA TODAY, 7 Mar. 2020 The Adult Memory Kits contain a variety of stimulating activities, including a coloring or painting book, a mini picture puzzle, playing cards, word searches and a manipulative figure. Donald Liebenson, chicagotribune.com, 7 Oct. 2019 The picture puzzles have been challenging Texans to read small type and perform advanced cognitive problem-solving, all the while drinking beer, since 2001. John Boyd, Houston Chronicle, 7 July 2018

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Word History

First Known Use

1869, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of picture puzzle was in 1869

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Cite this Entry

“Picture puzzle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/picture%20puzzle. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022.

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