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living picture

tableau (def 3).
Origin of living picture
1870-75 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • More commonly, however, it is part of his plan to present a living picture of the time of which he writes.
  • His living picture lingers still with more than one old inhabitant.
  • She replaces the picture of failure, which threatens to become fixed in her mind, with a more vivid and living picture of success.
  • If this thing keeps up he will soon be a living picture.
British Dictionary definitions for living picture

living picture

another term for tableau vivant
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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