What does paint a picture mean?

Definitions for paint a picture
paint a pic·ture

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word paint a picture.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. suggest, evoke, paint a picture(verb)

    call to mind

    "this remark evoked sadness"

How to pronounce paint a picture ?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say paint a picture in sign language?

  1. paintapicture

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of paint a picture in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of paint a picture in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of paint a picture in a Sentence

  1. Don Alway:

    We are trying to paint a picture of Byrd's life. We are trying to find out what was going on with him personally and professionally.

  2. Doris Cooper Anthony:

    Its not history unless you tell the whole thing. History has been fragmented selectively to paint a picture that is delusional really.

  3. Clementa Pinckney:

    Body cameras help to record what happens. It may not be the golden ticket, the golden egg, the end-all-fix-all, but it helps to paint a picture of what happens during a police stop.

  4. Tony Terrell Robinson Jr.:

    They try to associate his past with this act, to paint a picture about the type of kid he was, he was a good, kindhearted kid who was very happy and just wanted to be accepted and wanted to be loved.

  5. Perry Stimpson:

    I'm trying to paint a picture of the bank at the time and why my actions were normal across the industry and at the respondent (Citi) ... It shows the information-sharing practices that I have been criticised for was a common practice.

Images & Illustrations of paint a picture

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