Definition of 'caption'
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But can you work out the famous faces from these simple photo clues and captions? The Sun (2017) Write captions and stories to go with your pictures. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Just think of a funny caption for the picture shown opposite. The Sun (2006)The photograph had no caption or explanation attached. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The accompanying caption jokingly explains that the sheep is not a habitual smoker. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The caption says it took him an hour to complete the picture. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The captions that we put next to pictures are very short. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Do you know what the caption to this picture should be? Times, Sunday Times (2014)It ended with a caption saying she had discharged herself after three weeks. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The original photo caption was imprecise. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Send us your picture captions timesonline. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Some photograph captions in Western media appear to have been sloppy. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They don't necessarily write their own captions. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Make sure that besides looking at the illustrations that you read the accompanying caption and take heed of any pointers regarding positioning of limbs and body parts. Shape Your Body, Shape Your Life (1987)This book combines science with beauty, containing 100 superb cloud photographs with explanatory captions. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The picture is captioned: 'With my fan club. The Sun (2009)Just post your weekly photograph captioned'I live here' near the front door. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He is, captions explain, the first person to work out that a rocket could get us into orbit. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'caption'
British English: caption /ˈkæpʃən/ NOUN
The caption of a picture consists of the words printed underneath.
The caption underneath the photograph reads, `Without the rain we can't have a rainbow.'
- American English: caption
- Arabic: تَعْلِيق
- Brazilian Portuguese: legenda
- Chinese: 说明
- Croatian: opis slike
- Czech: popisek obrázku
- Danish: billedtekst
- Dutch: titel
- European Spanish: pie de foto
- Finnish: kuvateksti
- French: légende description
- German: Überschrift
- Greek: κεφαλίδα
- Italian: didascalia
- Japanese: キャプション
- Korean: 표제
- Norwegian: bildetekst
- Polish: nagłówek
- European Portuguese: legenda
- Romanian: legendăla o ilustrație
- Russian: подпись
- Spanish: pie de foto
- Swedish: överskrift
- Thai: คำบรรยายใต้ภาพ
- Turkish: resim başlığı
- Ukrainian: супроводжувальний підпис
- Vietnamese: lời chú thích
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