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picture

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1 a two-dimensional design intended to look like a person or thing

  • using only watercolors, she produced a strikingly lifelike picture of her mother
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2 a story told by means of a series of continuously projected pictures and a sound track

  • the actorʼs latest picture is another thriller
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3 a vivid representation in words of someone or something

  • the newspaper report gives a detailed picture of the current situation in that troubled country
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4 position with regard to conditions and circumstances

  • when personal opinion becomes part of the picture, the journalist isnʼt just reporting the news
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5 something or someone that strongly resembles another

  • the young teen is the very picture of her mother
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7 pictures plural the art or business of making a movie

  • hoping for a career in pictures
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picture

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1 to present a picture of

  • the famous painting that pictures the Founding Fathers signing the Declaration of Independence
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2 to form a mental picture of

  • could easily picture the mining town from the vivid description of it in the authorʼs memoirs
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3 to give a representation or account of in words

  • pictured the sailing ship in vivid language
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4 to make a representation of by producing lines on a surface

  • the next assignment is to picture your own face using colored pencils
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