Synonyms of 'image'
in the sense of idea
a person's conception of somethingBy the end of the week you will have a clearer idea of the system.
in the sense of idol
an image of a god used as an object of worshipSome denounced them for worshipping idols.
in the sense of impression
a vague idea or beliefMy impression is that they are totally out of control.
in the sense of likeness
portraitThe museum displays wax likenesses of every U.S. president.
in the sense of mask
behaviour that hides one's true feelingsHis mask cracked, and she saw an angry and violent man.
in the sense of metaphor
a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an object or action that it does not literally apply to in order to imply a resemblance, for example he is a lion in battlethe writer's use of metaphor
in the sense of mirror image
an image or object that has left and right reversed as if seen in a mirrorI saw in him a mirror image of my younger self.
in the sense of perception
way of viewingher perception of the feeling was strong
in the sense of persona
the personality that a person adopts and presents to other peoplethe contradictions between her private life and her public persona
in the sense of photograph
a picture made by the chemical action of light on sensitive filmHe wants to take some photographs of the house.
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