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Meaning of photograph by Wiktionary Dictionary


    Four photographs in an album


    photo- + -graph


    • IPA: /ˈfəʊtəɡrɑːf/, X-SAMPA: /'f@Ut@grA:f/


    photograph ( plural: photographs )

    1. A picture created by projecting an image onto a photosensitive surface such as a chemically treated plate or film, CCD receptor, etc .

    External links

    • Photograph on Wikipedia .

Explanation of photograph by Wordnet Dictionary


    1. record on photographic film

    2. I photographed the scene of the accident
    3. undergo being photographed in a certain way

    4. Children photograph well
    1. a representation of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide

    Definition of photograph by GCIDE Dictionary


    1. Photograph n. [Photo- + -graph.] A picture or likeness obtained by photography.

    2. Photograph, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Photographed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Photographing] To take a picture or likeness of by means of photography; as, “to photograph a view; to photograph a group.”

      He makes his pen drawing on white paper, and they are afterwards photographed on wood. Hamerton.

      Also used figuratively.

      He is photographed on my mind. Lady D. Hardy.

    3. Photograph, v. i. To practice photography; to take photographs.