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A person or thing that closely resembles another
“He's the image of his father.”
A mental representation or idea
“Any image or idea we have of God is certainly inadequate, probably inaccurate, and possibly misleading.”
A representation of the external form of a person or thing in art
“The polished stone bore the graven image of a snakebird.”
A visible impression obtained by a camera, telescope, microscope, or other device, or displayed on a computer or video screen
“You might want to use an image from your favorite screen saver in another program.”
An optical appearance or counterpart produced by light from an object reflected in a mirror or refracted through a lens
“As the steam in the bathroom began to vent, the mirror cleared and his image appeared before him.”
A simile or metaphor
“Woolf evidently responded to the gypsy figure as an image for desire between women.”
The general impression that a person, organization, or product presents to the public
“Coupled with a desire for change in the image of the police is one for improved relations with the public.”
“I also don't know of any religion that has no idol or image of its God.”
“… a general who became for many the very image of the stoic warrior.”
To form a mental picture of
“For imagination is the tool that allows us to image a future radically different from the past or even the present.”
To give a representation or account of in words
“… the brochure images a vacation at the resort in language that makes you want to make a reservation this instant.”
“… the burnished chrome fixtures imaged the jewelry store's glittery merchandise.”
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