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word picture

noun
1.
a description in words, especially one that is unusually vivid:
She drew a word picture of a South Pacific sunset.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60
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British Dictionary definitions for word pictures

word picture

noun
1.
a verbal description, esp a vivid one
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