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paint a pic·ture

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. suggest, evoke, paint a pictureverb

    call to mind

    "this remark evoked sadness"

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How to pronounce paint a picture?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
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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. David Hendler:

    They're trying to paint a picture of progress but there's still a lot of sludge in there.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  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. Alex Goins:

    There is public outcry, it's unfortunate. These are kids. And I know that they're going to try to paint a picture of a bad past but these kids are( teenagers). What kind of past can they really have ?

Images & Illustrations of paint a picture

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