Definition for picture

noun as in perfect example

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noun as in motion picture, movie

Strongest matches

cartoon, film, motion picture, movie, show

Strong matches

cinema, flick

verb as in depict, describe

verb as in form vision in one's mind

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Example Sentences

Exclude the blue states, and the economic picture shifts dramatically.

However, a complete picture of their clinical effect remains unclear.

It also seems like the legacy of the Olympic Games is completely left out of the picture.

From Ozy

Smith shared a picture of him setting next to Hubert—a monumental occasion considering the two hadn’t sat down with each other in 27 years.

Those pictures can really boost your memory of this material.

The same picture emerges from middle class men in the U.S., Canada, and the Nordic countries.

That was accomplished by cops such as the one whose picture was clutched so tightly by his widow on Sunday.

There is just no way of selling this picture with an innocent defense like, “she just asked for a snap.”

I noticed a picture of her daughter, who was my classmate, and out of curiosity visited her page.

We want to give the families and the other cops, too, as clear a picture as we can.

She looked from the picture to her daughter, with a frightful glare, in their before mild aspect.

Each picture bore a label, giving a true description of the once-honoured gem.

And sure enough when Sunday came, and the pencil was restored to him, he promptly showed nurse his picture.

Mr. Agnew saw the picture, recognised its merit, and wrote a cheque for the full amount asked.

A furious controversy concerning this picture had arisen among art critics.


On this page you'll find 219 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to picture, such as: account, art, cartoon, copy, depiction, and description.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.