English noun: image
|1.||image (cognition) an iconic mental representation|
|Samples||Her imagination forced images upon her too awful to contemplate.|
|Broader (hypernym)||internal representation, mental representation, representation|
|Narrower (hyponym)||auditory image, imagination image, impression, memory image, mental picture, picture, thought-image, visual image, visualisation, visualization|
|2.||image (attribute) (Jungian psychology) a personal facade that one presents to the world|
|Samples||A public image is as fragile as Humpty Dumpty.|
|Broader (hypernym)||appearance, visual aspect|
|Domain category||Carl Gustav Jung, Carl Jung, Jung, psychological science, psychology|
|3.||image (artifact) a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface|
|Samples||They showed us the pictures of their wedding.|
A movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them.
|Synonyms||icon, ikon, picture|
|Narrower (hyponym)||bitmap, CAT scan, chiaroscuro, collage, computer graphic, cyclorama, diorama, echogram, electronic image, foil, graphic, iconography, inset, likeness, montage, panorama, reflection, reflexion, scan, semblance, sonogram, transparency|
|4.||image (cognition) a standard or typical example|
|Samples||He is the prototype of good breeding.|
He provided America with an image of the good father.
|Synonyms||epitome, paradigm, prototype|
|Broader (hypernym)||example, model|
|Narrower (hyponym)||concentrate, imago|
|5.||image (communication) language used in a figurative or nonliteral sense|
|Synonyms||figure, figure of speech, trope|
|Broader (hypernym)||rhetorical device|
|Narrower (hyponym)||conceit, exaggeration, hyperbole, irony, kenning, metaphor, metonymy, oxymoron, personification, prosopopoeia, simile, synecdoche, zeugma|
|Domain usage members||bell ringer, blind alley, blockbuster, bull's eye, cakewalk, dawn, domino effect, evening, flip side, goldbrick, home run, housecleaning, lens, mark, megahit, period, rainy day, sleeper, smash hit, summer|
|6.||image (person) someone who closely resembles a famous person (especially an actor)|
|Samples||He could be Gingrich's double.|
She's the very image of her mother.
|Broader (hypernym)||individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul|
|Narrower (hyponym)||clone, dead ringer, ringer|
|7.||image (group) (mathematics) the set of values of the dependent variable for which a function is defined|
|Samples||The image of f(x) = x^2 is the set of all non-negative real numbers if the domain of the function is the set of all real numbers.|
|Synonyms||range, range of a function|
|Domain category||math, mathematics, maths|
|8.||image (attribute) the general impression that something (a person or organization or product) presents to the public|
|Samples||Although her popular image was contrived it served to inspire music and pageantry.|
The company tried to project an altruistic image.
|Broader (hypernym)||effect, impression|
|9.||image (artifact) a representation of a person (especially in the form of sculpture)|
|Samples||The coin bears an effigy of Lincoln.|
The emperor's tomb had his image carved in stone.
|Narrower (hyponym)||bird-scarer, god, graven image, Guy, idol, scarecrow, scarer, straw man, strawman, wax figure, waxwork|
English verb: image
|1.||image (perception) render visible, as by means of MRI|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something|
|Broader (hypernym)||visualise, visualize|
|2.||image (creation) imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind|
|Samples||I can't see him on horseback!.|
I can see what will happen.
I can see a risk in this strategy.
|Synonyms||envision, fancy, figure, picture, project, see, visualise, visualize|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something.|
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
|Broader (hypernym)||conceive of, envisage, ideate, imagine|
|Verb group||realise, realize, see, understand, visualise, visualize|