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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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