What is another word for pictures?

Pronunciation: [pˈɪkt͡ʃəz] (IPA)

Pictures are an important form of visual communication that everyone enjoys. There are many different words that can be used to describe pictures, including photos, images, snapshots, stills, shots, and illustrations. Each word brings its own unique connotation and can be used in different contexts. Photos are typically associated with realism and capturing a moment in time. Images can be more abstract and artistic in nature. Snapshots are usually seen as more spontaneous and casual. Stills are often taken from a film or video and used as an image on its own. Shots can refer to a single image or a series of images in a film or video. Illustrations are typically hand-drawn or computer-generated images used to accompany written text. Whatever the word used, there is no denying the power of pictures to convey meaning and tell a story.

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Usage examples for Pictures

"Above and beyond us," she continued, "there is a world of nice things-books, furniture, pictures-a world where people and things can be kept clean, but it's a world we could never reach.
"My Lady of the Chimney Corner"
Alexander Irvine
I'll paint pictures, too, and-I'll write-and help mother just as I do now; and I'll study art without going to Paris.
"The Eye of Dread"
Payne Erskine
He's awa' in Paris pentin' pictures.
"The Eye of Dread"
Payne Erskine

Famous quotes with Pictures

  • That's why so many stars are making pictures in Europe today. The tax guys are making thieves out of everybody.
    Bud Abbott
  • If somebody thinks they're a hedgehog, presumably you just give 'em a mirror and a few pictures of hedgehogs and tell them to sort it out for themselves.
    Douglas Adams
  • I think the best pictures are often on the edges of any situation, I don't find photographing the situation nearly as interesting as photographing the edges.
    William Albert Allard
  • Words and pictures can work together to communicate more powerfully than either alone.
    William Albert Allard
  • You've got to push yourself harder. You've got to start looking for pictures nobody else could take. You've got to take the tools you have and probe deeper.
    William Albert Allard

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