an iconic mental representation
her imagination forced images upon her too awful to contemplate
Synonym: mental image
(Jungian psychology) a personal facade that one presents to the world
a public image is as fragile as Humpty Dumpty
Synonym: persona
a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface
they showed us the pictures of their wedding|a movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them
Synonym: icon, ikon, picture
a standard or typical example
he is the prototype of good breeding|he provided America with an image of the good father
language used in a figurative or nonliteral sense
someone who closely resembles a famous person (especially an actor)
he could be Gingrich's double|she's the very image of her mother
Synonym: double, look-alike
(mathematics) the set of values of the dependent variable for which a function is defined
the image of f(x) = x^2 is the set of all non-negative real numbers if the domain of the function is the set of all real numbers
the general impression that something (a person or organization or product) presents to the public
although her popular image was contrived it served to inspire music and pageantry|the company tried to project an altruistic image
a representation of a person (especially in the form of sculpture)
the coin bears an effigy of Lincoln|the emperor's tomb had his image carved in stone
Synonym: effigy, simulacrum
render visible, as by means of MRI
imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind
I can't see him on horseback!|I can see what will happen|I can see a risk in this strategy