Thesaurus

illustrated

verb , past tense of illustrate

Synonyms and Antonyms of illustrated

1 to show or make clear by using examples
  • she illustrated her point with a story about her experiences as a field anthropologist
Synonyms of illustrated
Words Related to illustrated
Near Antonyms of illustrated
2 to supplement with pictorial matter for the purpose of explanation or decoration
  • lavishly illustrated the monograph on Caravaggio with color plates
Synonyms of illustrated
Words Related to illustrated
3 to make plain or understandable
  • the recent devastating fire illustrates the need for improved safety codes
Synonyms of illustrated
Words Related to illustrated
Near Antonyms of illustrated
Antonyms of illustrated


Seen and Heard

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

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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

WORD OF THE DAY

to wander slowly or to speak indistinctly

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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