A picture illustrating a book, newspaper, etc..
E.g. an illustration of a yacht.
synonyms: picture, drawing, sketch, figure, image, plate, print, artwork, visual aid
- picture, drawing, sketch, figure, image, plate, print, artwork, visual aid
- exemplification, demonstration, showing, example, typical case, case in point, object lesson, analogy
- representative, instance, example
- Illustration by Dixie Leota
- This use of illustration in accounts of life in a railway works is significant in several ways.
- However Clarke is also known for his work in illustration .
- The most vivid illustration of India’s efforts to use soft power as a tool of foreign policy came recently in Afghanistan.
- By the close integration of text, commentary, and illustration , he gave the renaissance world a definitive anatomical thesis.
- Consider as an illustration Sartre’s example of a young man torn between joining the Free French and caring for his aging mother.