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Synonyms for picture

personification

imagine

Synonyms

show

Synonyms

get the picture

Synonyms

put someone in the picture

Synonyms

  • inform
  • brief
  • fill someone in
  • keep someone posted
  • bring someone up to date
  • explain the situation to
  • bring someone up to speed
  • give details to
  • explain the circumstances to

Synonyms for picture

Synonyms for picture

a clear and telling mental image

a situation treated as an observable object

Synonyms

illustrations used to decorate or explain a text

Related Words

the visible part of a television transmission

a typical example of some state or quality

References in classic literature ?
Next day, the Princess watched the tunnel again in her Magic Picture, and every day afterward she devoted a few minutes to inspecting the work.
At the extreme left end of the picture are a couple of women, one of them with a child looking over her shoulder at a wounded man sitting with bandaged head on the ground.
There is a mellow richness, a subdued color, in the old pictures, which is to the eye what muffled and mellowed sound is to the ear.
"It would be almost worth while to wipe away the black surface of the canvas, since the original picture can hardly be so formidable as those which fancy paints instead of it."
"But would it be possible," inquired her cousin, "to restore this dark picture to its pristine hues?"
Is there any chance of seeing any of his pictures?"
"How can you talk like that about his pictures when he treated you as he did?" She turned to me.
Propped up against the wall was the picture. He looked at it with unseeing eyes.
He had intended it for an inarticulate farewell to his picture, to Jeanne, to life.
"You're going for the picture while we're at dinner?"
He's a terror to talk, you'll have no difficulty in keeping the ball rolling; but head him off his picture for all you're worth.
'Mamma sends all her pictures to London,' said Arthur; 'and somebody sells them for her there, and sends us the money.'
Men are not well pleased with the figure they make in their own imaginations, and they flee to art, and convey their better sense in an oratorio, a statue, or a picture. Art makes the same effort which a sensual prosperity makes; namely to detach the beautiful from the useful, to do up the work as unavoidable, and, hating it, pass on to enjoyment.
He did not accomplish it in a day, or in a week, or in a month, or in a year; but slowly, very slowly, he learned after he had grasped the possibilities which lay in those little bugs, so that by the time he was fifteen he knew the various combinations of letters which stood for every pictured figure in the little primer and in one or two of the picture books.
She studied every detail of the picture. Half hidden in the lace of the dainty dress rested a chain and locket.