Definitions for tableautæˈbloʊ, ˈtæb loʊ; tæˈbloʊz, ˈtæb loʊz

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tableau, tableau vivant(noun)

    a group of people attractively arranged (as if in a painting)

  2. tableau(noun)

    any dramatic scene

Wiktionary

  1. tableau(Noun)

    a striking and vivid representation; a picture

  2. tableau(Noun)

    a vivid graphic scene of a group of people arranged as in a painting

  3. Origin: From tableau, from tablel.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tableau(noun)

    a striking and vivid representation; a picture

  2. Tableau(noun)

    a representation of some scene by means of persons grouped in the proper manner, placed in appropriate postures, and remaining silent and motionless


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