the pictures

Definition of the pictures

old-fashioned

  1. :  a showing of a movie in a theater I took my girlfriend to the pictures.

Word by Word Definitions

pictureplay pictures
  1. :  a design or representation made by various means (as painting, drawing, or photography)

    :  a description so vivid or graphic as to suggest a mental image or give an accurate idea of something

    :  a mental image

  1. :  to paint or draw a representation, image, or visual conception of :  depict

    :  illustrate

    :  to describe graphically in words


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