Definition and Meanings for picture
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Part of Speech of picture
noun, transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
Etymology of picture
Meaning of picture
- the art of painting; representation by painting.
- a representation of anything (as a person, a landscape, a building) upon canvas, paper, or other surface, produced by means of painting, drawing, engraving, photography, etc.; a representation in colors. by extension, a figure; a model.
- an image or resemblance; a representation, either to the eye or to the mind; that which, by its likeness, brings vividly to mind some other thing; as, a child is the picture of his father; the man is the picture of grief.
as transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
- to draw or paint a resemblance of; to delineate; to represent; to form or present an ideal likeness of; to bring before the mind.