English dictionary definition of:



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


  • 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 movie painting photo photograph pic project render scene see show video visualise British English spelling visualize American English spelling 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
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Scrabble score for picture

Scrabble score = 11

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