Definition of the picturesold-fashioned
- I took my girlfriend to the pictures.
: a design or representation made by various means (such 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
: to paint or draw a representation, image, or visual conception of : depict
: to describe graphically in words
: to form a mental image of : imagine
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