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Engelsk substantiv: picture

1. picture (om gjenstand) a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey showed us the pictures of their wedding.
A movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)icon, ikon, image


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkrepresentation


Mere spesifikke uttrykkbitmap, CAT scan, chiaroscuro, collage, computer graphic, cyclorama, diorama, echogram, electronic image, foil, graphic, iconography, inset, likeness, montage, panorama, reflection, reflexion, scan, semblance, sonogram, transparency

2. picture (om gjenstand) graphic art consisting of an artistic composition made by applying paints to a surface


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA small painting by Picasso.
He bought the painting as an investment.
His pictures hang in the Louvre.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)painting


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkgraphic art


Mere spesifikke uttrykkabstraction, cityscape, daub, distemper, finger-painting, icon, ikon, illumination, landscape, miniature, monochrome, mural, nude, nude painting, oil painting, pentimento, sand painting, seascape, semi-abstraction, still life, tanka, trompe l'oeil, wall painting, water-color, water-colour, watercolor, watercolour, waterscape

3. picture (om erkjendelse) a clear and telling mental image


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe described his mental picture of his assailant.
He had no clear picture of himself or his world.
The events left a permanent impression in his mind.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)impression, mental picture


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkimage, mental image

4. picture (om tilstand) a situation treated as an observable object


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe political picture is favorable.
The religious scene in England has changed in the last century.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)scene


Mindre spesifikke uttrykksituation, state of affairs

5. picture (om kommunikasjon) illustrations used to decorate or explain a text


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe dictionary had many pictures.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)pictorial matter


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkillustration

6. picture (om kommunikasjon) a form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey went to a movie every Saturday night.
The film was shot on location.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)film, flick, motion picture, motion-picture show, movie, moving picture, moving-picture show, pic, picture show


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkproduct, production, show


Mere spesifikke uttrykk3-D, 3D, cinema verite, collage film, coming attraction, docudrama, documentary, documentary film, feature, feature film, film noir, final cut, home movie, infotainment, musical, musical comedy, musical theater, rough cut, shoot-'em-up, short subject, silent movie, silent picture, silents, skin flick, slow motion, talkie, talking picture, telefilm, three-D


Omfatter disse spesifikke uttrykkcaption, credit, credits, episode, scene, sequence, shot, subtitle


Forekomster i samme kategoridub, film, reshoot, shoot, synchronise, synchronize, take, tape, videotape

7. picture (om kommunikasjon) the visible part of a television transmission


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey could still receive the sound but the picture was gone.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)video


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkvisual communication


Omfatter disse overordnede uttrykkenetelecasting, television, TV, video

8. picture (om kommunikasjon) a graphic or vivid verbal description


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningToo often the narrative was interrupted by long word pictures.
The author gives a depressing picture of life in Poland.
The pamphlet contained brief characterizations of famous Vermonters.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)characterisation, characterization, delineation, depiction, word picture, word-painting


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkdescription, verbal description


Mere spesifikke uttrykkepithet, portrait, portraiture, portrayal

9. picture (om erkjendelse) a typical example of some state or quality


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe very picture of a modern general.
She was the picture of despair.


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkexemplification, typification

10. picture (om gjenstand) a representation of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide; recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)exposure, photo, photograph, pic


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkrepresentation


Mere spesifikke uttrykkarial mosaic, beefcake, black and white, blowup, blueprint, cheesecake, closeup, daguerreotype, enlargement, frame, glossy, headshot, hologram, holograph, longshot, magnification, microdot, monochrome, mosaic, mug shot, mugshot, photocopy, photographic print, photomicrograph, photomosaic, print, radiogram, radiograph, scene, shadowgraph, shot, shot, skiagram, skiagraph, snap, snapshot, spectrogram, spectrograph, stereo, stereoscopic photograph, stereoscopic picture, still, telephoto, telephotograph, telephotograph, time exposure, vignette, wedding picture


Engelsk verb: picture

1. picture (om tilblivelse) imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI can't see him on horseback!.
I can see what will happen.
I can see a risk in this strategy.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)envision, fancy, figure, image, project, see, visualise, visualize


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkconceive of, envisage, ideate, imagine


Utsagnsord med lignende betydningrealise, realize, see, understand, visualise, visualize

2. picture (om tilblivelse) show in, or as in, a picture


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis scene depicts country life.
The face of the child is rendered with much tenderness in this painting.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)depict, render, show


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkinterpret, represent


Mere spesifikke uttrykkillustrate, map


Overordnet kategoriart, artistic creation, artistic production









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