Picture in a sentence as a noun

As a result of the picture she took I was let go from my job today.

Her sister saw the picture and long story short that was the last time she talked to her parents.

Does any of this make sense?- Yeah, hammer was really useful to me when I hanged that picture on the wall last year.

What's the next juvenile comment that ends someone's job with a publicly posted picture?

I got an email from Honestly showing me a picture of my wife, saying she is on Honestly.

Her beautiful smile looks at me nearly every day. Some days I am glad to see that little profile picture of hers and others it is painful.

Picture in a sentence as a verb

But to turn around and smile and take a picture, post it to Twitter, and then continue on calling oneself Joan of Arc?

Women in Sudanese refugee camps can't go to the bathroom at night without fear of rape, and here you painting a picture.

But I was told to just hone in on the issue I was supposed to solve, not worry about the bigger picture, and to just solve the problem.

Sure, they are patenting taking a picture against a white background when perpendicular against a... Who gives a ****.

This is also the same man who hired I. M. Pei as an architect and powered the team that made the first computer animated motion picture.

The appropriate course of action would have been to show the picture privately to staff and have them talk to the parties involved individually and maybe bring everyone together to talk about it after-the-fact.

Picture definitions


a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface; "they showed us the pictures of their wedding"; "a movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them"

See also: image icon ikon


graphic art consisting of an artistic composition made by applying paints to a surface; "a small painting by Picasso"; "he bought the painting as an investment"; "his pictures hang in the Louvre"

See also: painting


a clear and telling mental image; "he 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"

See also: impression


a situation treated as an observable object; "the political picture is favorable"; "the religious scene in England has changed in the last century"

See also: scene


illustrations used to decorate or explain a text; "the dictionary had many pictures"


a form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement; "they went to a movie every Saturday night"; "the film was shot on location"


the visible part of a television transmission; "they could still receive the sound but the picture was gone"

See also: video


a graphic or vivid verbal description; "too 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"

See also: word-painting delineation depiction characterization characterisation


a typical example of some state or quality; "the very picture of a modern general"; "she was the picture of despair"


a representation of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide; recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material

See also: photograph photo exposure


imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind; "I can't see him on horseback!"; "I can see what will happen"; "I can see a risk in this strategy"

See also: visualize visualise envision project fancy figure image


show in, or as in, a picture; "This scene depicts country life"; "the face of the child is rendered with much tenderness in this painting"

See also: depict render show