Definitions for imager
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
im•ageˈɪm ɪdʒ(n.; v.)-aged, -ag•ing.
(n.)a physical likeness or representation of a person, animal, or thing, photographed, painted, sculptured, or otherwise made visible.
an optical counterpart or appearance of an object, as is produced by reflection from a mirror, refraction by a lens, or the passage of luminous rays through a small aperture.
a mental representation; idea; conception.
Psychol. a mental representation of something previously perceived, in the absence of the original stimulus.
form; appearance; semblance:
created in God's image.
That child is the image of his mother.
a symbol; emblem.
a general or public perception, as of a company, esp. when achieved by calculation aimed at creating goodwill.
Category: Common Vocabulary
the image of frustration.
a description of something in speech or writing.
a figure of speech, esp. a metaphor or a simile.
an idol or representation of a deity:
They knelt down before graven images.
Math. the point or set of points in the range corresponding to a designated point in the domain of a given function.
(v.t.)to picture in the mind; imagine.
to make an image of.
to project (an image) on a surface.
to reflect the likeness of; mirror.
to describe in speech or writing.
to symbolize; typify.
Origin of image:
1175–1225; ME < OF image, imagene < L imāgō a copy, likeness
One who images or forms likenesses; a sculptor.
one who images or forms likenesses; a sculptor