English dictionary definition of:



  • a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface
  • graphic art consisting of an artistic composition made by applying paints to a surface
  • a clear and telling mental image
  • a situation treated as an observable object
  • illustrations used to decorate or explain a text
  • a form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement
  • the visible part of a television transmission
  • a graphic or vivid verbal description
  • a typical example of some state or quality
  • a representation of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide; recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material


  • imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind
  • show in, or as in, a picture


characterisation characterization delineation depict depiction envision exposure fancy figure film flick icon ikon image impression mental picture motion picture motion-picture show movie moving picture moving-picture show painting photo photograph pic pictorial matter picture show project render scene see show video visualise British English spelling visualize American English spelling word picture word-painting

Spellzone course content

View spelling list -ture words - set 1 and learn about the word picture in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 31. Word endings:-ture, -tain, ine.

Other Spellzone word lists: Art, general
Home, bedroom

Scrabble score for picture

Scrabble score = 11

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