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picture

pic·ture

picture

 
 
pronunciation:
pIk chr
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: a painting, drawing, or photograph.
The hall was lined with pictures of the presidents of the United States.
 
synonyms:
drawing
similar words:
design, icon, illustration, painting, photo, photograph, wash
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: pictured, pictures, picturing
definition: to make an image of someone or something in one's mind; imagine.
It's hard to picture your parents as children.
synonyms:
imagine
similar words:
think of
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