What does graphics mean?

Definitions for graphics
ˈgræf ɪksgraph·ics

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. artwork, art, graphics, nontextual matternoun

    photographs or other visual representations in a printed publication

    "the publisher was responsible for all the artwork in the book"

  2. graphicsnoun

    the drawings and photographs in the layout of a book

Wiktionary

  1. graphicsnoun

    The making of architectural or engineering drawings.

  2. graphicsnoun

    The graphic arts.

  3. graphicsnoun

    The pictorial representation and manipulation of data; the process by which a computer displays data.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Graphicsnoun

    the art or the science of drawing; esp. of drawing according to mathematical rules, as in perspective, projection, and the like

Freebase

  1. Graphics

    Graphics are visual presentations on some surface, such as a wall, canvas, screen, paper, or stone to brand, inform, illustrate, or entertain. Graphics word is derived from the word graph. A graph has x and y axis. Same way something which is created in digital word is seen on a digital screen, this screen also has x and y axis. So the output on any digital device is termed as graphics. In other words an image that is generated by a computer called graphics. The pictorial representation and manipulation of data, as used in computer-aided design and manufacture, in typesetting and the graphic arts, and in educational and recreational programs. Examples are photographs, drawings, Line Art, graphs, diagrams, typography, numbers, symbols, geometric designs, maps, engineering drawings, or other images. Graphics often combine text, illustration, and color. Graphic design may consist of the deliberate selection, creation, or arrangement of typography alone, as in a brochure, flier, poster, web site, or book without any other element. Clarity or effective communication may be the objective, association with other cultural elements may be sought, or merely, the creation of a distinctive style.

Editors Contribution

  1. graphics

    Plural form of the word graphic.

    The computer graphics card works efficiently.

    Submitted by MaryC on May 4, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'graphics' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4389

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'graphics' in Nouns Frequency: #1817

How to pronounce graphics?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of graphics in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of graphics in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of graphics in a Sentence

  1. Ryan Mcelveen:

    The graphics were designed by a guy named Michael Okuda, he has serious cred in the Star Trek community.

  2. Sergeant Bill Stringer:

    Pokemon Go, graphics and sound effects are computer-generated, but seeing a Pikachu on the sidewalk in front of you is a fan's digital dream come true.

  3. Melody Truong:

    They were just little graphics with the quote on top of images, typical Tumblr stuff.

  4. Phil Spencer:

    I think gaming has really come into its own in 2020, obviously, PlayStation 5 is in very tight supply, and when you look at the graphics cards from AMD and Nvidia. There's just a lot of interest in gaming right now. Console sales are just a sign of that, game sales are just a sign of that. And hardware is in short supply, but we're working as hard as we can.

  5. Volvo Chief Executive Hakan Samuelsson:

    They have never been suppliers to the auto industry. But advanced graphics processors is exactly what we need to calculate what the road is looking like 200 metres ahead.

Images & Illustrations of graphics

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