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Synonyms for paint a picturepaint a pic·ture

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. suggest, evoke, paint a pictureverb

    call to mind

    "this remark evoked sadness"

    Synonyms:
    conjure, extract, kindle, suggest, kick up, provoke, draw out, bring up, propose, advise, invoke, stir, put forward, call down, enkindle, hint, arouse, call forth, intimate, evoke, indicate, educe, elicit, raise, fire, conjure up

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How to use paint a picture in a sentence?

  1. 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.

  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. 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. David Hendler:

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

  5. 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.

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