Definitions for Graphicˈgræf ɪk
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
giving a clear and effective picture; vivid:
a graphic account of an earthquake.
pertaining to the use of diagrams, graphs, mathematical curves, or the like; diagrammatic.
of, pertaining to, or expressed by writing:
formed by inscription or drawing.
pertaining to the determination of mathematical values, solution of problems, etc., by direct measurement on diagrams instead of by ordinary calculations.
of or pertaining to the graphic arts.
depicted in a realistic or vivid manner:
graphic sex and violence.
Category: Common Vocabulary
containing graphic descriptions:
a graphic movie.
Category: Common Vocabulary
(n.)a product of the graphic arts, as a drawing or print.
Category: Fine Arts
a computer-generated image.
Origin of graphic:
1630–40; < L graphicus of painting or drawing < Gk graphikós able to draw or paint =gráph(ein) to draw, write +-ikos -ic
Ref: a combining form of adjectives corresponding to nouns ending in -graph 3 or -graphy
graphic, computer graphic(adj)
an image that is generated by a computer
graphic, graphical, in writing(p)(adj)
written or drawn or engraved
describing nudity or sexual activity in graphic detail
"graphic sexual scenes"
of or relating to the graphic arts
"the etchings, drypoints, lithographs, and engravings which together form his graphic work"- British Book News
relating to or presented by a graph
"a graphic presentation of the data"
graphic, lifelike, pictorial, vivid(adj)
evoking lifelike images within the mind
"pictorial poetry and prose"; "graphic accounts of battle"; "a lifelike portrait"; "a vivid description"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
He described the attack in graphic detail.
relating to drawing
a graphic artist
A drawing or picture.
A computer-generated image as viewed on a screen forming part of a game or a film etc.
I've just played this new computer game: the graphics are amazing.
grotesque or otherwise repulsively gory
alt. of Graphical
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
Any and all products of the cartographic and photogrammetric art. A graphic may be a map, chart, or mosaic or even a film strip that was produced using cartographic techniques.
Translations for Graphic
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a graphic description of an accident.
- حَي، واضِحArabic
- vivoPortuguese (BR)
- živý, barvitýCzech
- gráfico, vívidoSpanish
- रेखा चित्रीयHindi
- živopisan, slikovitCroatian
- lifandi, myndrænnIcelandic
- pittoresco, vividoItalian
- 생생하게 표현된Korean
- uzskatāms; spilgtsLatvian
- amat jelasMalay
- levendig, treffendDutch
- grafisk, malendeNorwegian
- ګرافيك: په خطوطو ښول شوىPashto
- målande, åskådlig, livligSwedish
- canlı, açık seçikTurkish
- 生動的Chinese (Trad.)
- 生动的Chinese (Simp.)
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