Associations to the word «Pictorial»


PICTORIAL, adjective. Of, relating to, composed of, or illustrated by pictures.
PICTORIAL, adjective. Described or otherwise represented as if in a picture; graphic or vivid.
PICTORIAL, adjective. Stylistically similar to a painting, especially following pictorial conventions (of a photograph) – see pictorialism.
PICTORIAL, noun. A newspaper or magazine with many pictures, or section thereof
PICTORIAL, noun. An article primarily featuring many photographs, or simply a collection of photographs
PICTORIAL, noun. (philately) a stamp featuring a vignette of local scenery or culture.
PICTORIAL CONVENTION, noun. (arts) A widely used or accepted device or technique for the portrayal of a subject in art. An artistic convention.

Dictionary definition

PICTORIAL, noun. A periodical (magazine or newspaper) containing many pictures.
PICTORIAL, adjective. Pertaining to or consisting of pictures; "pictorial perspective"; "pictorial records".
PICTORIAL, adjective. Evoking lifelike images within the mind; "pictorial poetry and prose"; "graphic accounts of battle"; "a lifelike portrait"; "a vivid description".

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