Complete Definition of "picture"

English

rank|watch|equal|afternoon|868|picture|study|father's|killed

Pronunciation
(Received Pronunciation|UK) IPA|/ˈpɪktʃə/, SAMPA|/"[email protected]/
(General American|US) IPA|/ˈpɪktʃɚ/, SAMPA|/"[email protected]`/
audio|en-us-picture.ogg|Audio (US)

Noun
en-noun

  1. A representation of visible reality produced by drawing, painting, printing, photography, etc.
  2. A painting.

#: There was a picture hanging above the fireplace.

  1. A photograph.

#: I took a picture of that church.

  1. context|informal A motion picture.

#: Casablanca is my all-time favorite picture.

  1. context|dated|informal italbrac|"the pictures" Cinema (as a form of entertainment)

#: Let's go to the pictures.

Translations
trans-top|representation of visible reality produced by drawing, etc
Arabic: Arab|صورة IPAchar|(ʂūra) f
Chinese: 图画 (túhuà)
Croatian slika f
Dutch: afbeelding f, prent f, portret n, illustratie f, plaatje, figuur
Ewe: nutata
Finnish: t+|fi|kuva
French: t+|fr|image|f
German: t+|de|Bild|n, t+|de|Abbildung|f, t+|de|Abbild|n, t+|de|Gemälde|n
Hebrew: he-translation|תמונה|tmuná f
Hungarian: t+|hu|kép
Icelandic: t+|is|mynd|f
Italian: t-|it|quadro|m, t+|it|immagine|f
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Japanese: 絵 (え, e)
Korean: 그림 (geurim)
Kurdish:

Polish: t+|pl|obraz|m
Portuguese: t+|pt|figura|f, t+|pt|imagem|f
Russian: t|ru|картина|f|scCyrl (kartína), t|ru|изображение|n|scCyrl (izobražénije)
Scottish Gaelic: dealbh m|f
Serbian: t-|sr|slika|f, t+|sr|obrazac|m
Slovene: t-|sl|slika|f
Spanish: t+|es|imagen|f
Swedish: t+|sv|tavla|c
Telugu: చిత్రం (chitraM)
Welsh: llun, darlun
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trans-top|painting
See painting
Ewe: nutata
Dutch: t+|nl|schilderij|f
German: t+|de|Gemälde|n
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trans-top|photograph
Arabic: Arab|صورة IPAchar|(ʂūra) f
Chinese: 照片 (zhàopiàn)
Catalan: foto f, fotografia f
Croatian fotografija f
Dutch: t+|nl|foto|m
Finnish: t-|fi|valokuva
French: t+|fr|photo|f
German: t+|de|Foto|n, t+|de|Bild|n
Hebrew: he-translation|תמונה|tmuná f, he-translation|תצלום|tatslúm m
Hungarian: t+|hu|fénykép
Icelandic: t+|is|ljósmynd|f
Italian: t+|it|fotografia|f, t+|it|foto|f
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Japanese: 写真 (しゃしん, shashin)
Korean: 사진 (sajin)
Polish: t+|pl|zdjęcie|n, t+|pl|fotografia|f
Portuguese: t+|pt|fotografia|f
Russian: t+|ru|фотография|f|scCyrl (fotográfija), t|ru|фото|n|scCyrl (fóto)
Scottish Gaelic: dealbh m|f
Slovene: t+|sl|fotografija|f
Spanish: t+|es|foto|f, t-|es|fotografia|f
Swedish: t+|sv|fotografi
Telugu: ఫోటో (phOTO)
Welsh: llun
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trans-top|informal: cinema
Catalan: pellícula f, cinema m
Croatian film m
Dutch: t+|nl|film|m, t+|nl|cinema|m, t-|nl|bios|m
Finnish: t+|fi|elokuva
French: t+|fr|cinéma|m
German: t+|de|Kino|n, t+|de|film|m|alt=Film
Hebrew: he-translation|סרט|séret m
Icelandic: t+|is|mynd|f
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Japanese: 映画館 (えいがかん, eigakan)
Polish: t+|pl|kino|n
Portuguese: t+|pt|cinema|m
Russian: t+|ru|кино|n|scCyrl (kinó), t+|ru|фильм|m|scCyrl (fil’m), t|ru|картина|f|sc=Cyrl (kartína)
Slovene: t+|sl|film|m
Spanish: t+|es|cine|m
Telugu: చిత్రం (chitraM)
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ttbc|Chinese: 图 (tú)
ttbc|Hungarian: gép
ttbc|Ido: imajo
ttbc|Indonesian: gambar / lukis|lukisan (1), foto / potret (2), film (3)
ttbc|Interlingua: imagine (1), photo (2), cinema (3)
ttbc|Romanian: imagine n (1), fotografie f (2), poză f (1,2), cinema n (3)

Verb
en-verb|pictur|ing

  1. transitive: To make a picture of.<!--clarify this definition-->
  2. transitive: To imagine or envision.

#: Picture yourself on a beach.

Translations
trans-top|To make a picture of
German: t-|de|fotographieren, mach ein t+|de|Foto|n
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trans-top|To imagine or envision
Dutch: zich verbeelden
Finnish: t+|fi|kuvitella
German: etwas t+|de|vorstellen
Hebrew: t-|he|דמיין|trdimyén|scHebr
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Derived terms
picture-perfect
picture postcard
(as) pretty as a picture
the big picture

rfc

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Revision and Credits for"picture"
  • 2007-12-23 05:08 - EncycloPetey - Reverted edits by [[Special:Contributions/202.182.139.70|202.182.139.70]] ([[User_talk:202.182.139.70|Talk]]); changed back to last version by [[User:Tbot|Tbot]]

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