Definition of 'picture'
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The football under his charge was not about painting pretty pictures. The Sun (2016)They are fitted with plush dining and bunk cars and have picture windows. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You only have to look at the pictures to see what the pitch looked like. The Sun (2016)Others too were now taking over the picture book trail that he had so memorably blazed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Moreover, recent press pictures have depicted the good life enjoyed by some within prison. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is ourselves, whether or not the picture appears to fit. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We expect to have a clearer picture of trading conditions at the beginning of November. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Try to picture the scene - literally. Times, Sunday Times (2016)So I ended up finding the real person behind the profile picture. The Sun (2017)It enables users to send picture and video messages that self-destruct within ten seconds, adding special effects and filters. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The beautiful pictures are something we love to look back on. The Sun (2013)Then picture in your mind the first step on that road. Times, Sunday Times (2007)You can picture the opening scene already. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We took hundreds of random pictures to see if the mysterious spheres might appear again. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Pictures and video from the front line timesonline. Times, Sunday Times (2009)For a selection of historic pictures go to our website at timesonline. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Members have profiles with a picture and description. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Which mythical couple is depicted in the picture? Times, Sunday Times (2015)Pictures appeared to show the sentence being carried out. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Yesterday the picture was rather more bleak. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We found a different picture when we actually talked with the pastors. Christianity Today (2000)They asked me to tell them some of my stories and allowed me to take pictures. Travels with Rosinante (1990)When a patient comes to us we build up a complete picture. Coping With Sudden Hair Loss (1988)The interesting questions lie behind the big picture. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The stronger growth picture now emerging will also help. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This has left some economists to argue that it does not paint a true picture. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Then there was the picture of his car. The Sun (2012)He is a cultural celebrity and this picture counts as a piece of memorabilia. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The static set pieces would not be out of place in a picture gallery. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The macho action picture is back in the spotlight. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But the picture was there anyway. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This is a mirror image of the picture suggested by Labour. Times, Sunday Times (2014)On the trading front, the picture remains gloomy. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'picture'
British English: picture /ˈpɪktʃə/ NOUN
A picture consists of lines and shapes which are drawn, painted, or printed on a surface and show a person, thing, or scene.
...a small picture drawn with coloured chalk.
- American English: picture
- Arabic: صُورَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: quadro
- Chinese: 图画
- Croatian: slika
- Czech: obraz
- Danish: billede
- Dutch: afbeelding
- European Spanish: imagen
- Finnish: kuva
- French: image
- German: Bild
- Greek: εικόνα
- Italian: immagine
- Japanese: 絵
- Korean: 사진
- Norwegian: bilde
- Polish: obraz zdjęcie
- European Portuguese: quadro
- Romanian: desen
- Russian: картина
- Spanish: imagen
- Swedish: bild
- Thai: รูปภาพ
- Turkish: resim
- Ukrainian: картина
- Vietnamese: tranh
British English: picture VERB
To be pictured somewhere, for example in a newspaper or magazine, means to appear in a photograph or picture.
The golfer is pictured on many of the front pages, kissing his trophy as he holds it aloft.
Definition of picture from the Collins English Dictionary
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