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I deeply regret those situations that have blemished the image of the University of Oklahoma, and I hope that I can rectify the embarrassment I have brought the university.
Brian Bosworth

Meaning of "image" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD IMAGE

From Old French imagene, from Latin imāgō copy, representation; related to Latin imitārī to imitate.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF IMAGE

image  [ˈɪmɪdʒ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF IMAGE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Image is a verb and can also act as a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb image in English.

WHAT DOES IMAGE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

image

Image

An image is an artifact that depicts or records visual perception, for example a two-dimensional picture, that has a similar appearance to some subject – usually a physical object or a person, thus providing a depiction of it.

Definition of image in the English dictionary

The first definition of image in the dictionary is a representation or likeness of a person or thing, esp in sculpture. Other definition of image is an optically formed reproduction of an object, such as one formed by a lens or mirror. Image is also a person or thing that resembles another closely; double or copy.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO IMAGE

PRESENT

Present
I image
you image
he/she/it images
we image
you image
they image
Present continuous
I am imaging
you are imaging
he/she/it is imaging
we are imaging
you are imaging
they are imaging
Present perfect
I have imaged
you have imaged
he/she/it has imaged
we have imaged
you have imaged
they have imaged
Present perfect continuous
I have been imaging
you have been imaging
he/she/it has been imaging
we have been imaging
you have been imaging
they have been imaging
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I imaged
you imaged
he/she/it imaged
we imaged
you imaged
they imaged
Past continuous
I was imaging
you were imaging
he/she/it was imaging
we were imaging
you were imaging
they were imaging
Past perfect
I had imaged
you had imaged
he/she/it had imaged
we had imaged
you had imaged
they had imaged
Past perfect continuous
I had been imaging
you had been imaging
he/she/it had been imaging
we had been imaging
you had been imaging
they had been imaging
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will image
you will image
he/she/it will image
we will image
you will image
they will image
Future continuous
I will be imaging
you will be imaging
he/she/it will be imaging
we will be imaging
you will be imaging
they will be imaging
Future perfect
I will have imaged
you will have imaged
he/she/it will have imaged
we will have imaged
you will have imaged
they will have imaged
Future perfect continuous
I will have been imaging
you will have been imaging
he/she/it will have been imaging
we will have been imaging
you will have been imaging
they will have been imaging
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would image
you would image
he/she/it would image
we would image
you would image
they would image
Conditional continuous
I would be imaging
you would be imaging
he/she/it would be imaging
we would be imaging
you would be imaging
they would be imaging
Conditional perfect
I would have image
you would have image
he/she/it would have image
we would have image
you would have image
they would have image
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been imaging
you would have been imaging
he/she/it would have been imaging
we would have been imaging
you would have been imaging
they would have been imaging
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you image
we let´s image
you image
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to image
Past participle
imaged
Present Participle
imaging
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH IMAGE


afterimage
ˈɑːftərˌɪmɪdʒ
chummage
ˈtʃʌmɪdʒ
damage
ˈdæmɪdʒ
fumage
ˈfjuːmɪdʒ
grammage
ˈɡræmɪdʒ
homage
ˈhɒmɪdʒ
microimage
ˈmaɪkrəʊˌɪmɪdʒ
midge
mɪdʒ
nonimage
ˌnɒnˈɪmɪdʒ
ohmage
ˈəʊmɪdʒ
pilgrimage
ˈpɪlɡrɪmɪdʒ
plumage
ˈpluːmɪdʒ
primage
ˈpraɪmɪdʒ
redamage
riːˈdæmɪdʒ
reimage
riːˈɪmɪdʒ
rummage
ˈrʌmɪdʒ
scrimmage
ˈskrɪmɪdʒ
scrummage
ˈskrʌmɪdʒ
skrimmage
ˈskrɪmɪdʒ
smidge
smɪdʒ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE IMAGE

im
image consultant
image converter
image enhancement
image intensifier
image orthicon
image printer
image processing
image tube
image-building
image-conscious
imageable
imageless
imager
imageries
imagery
imaginable
imaginably
imaginal
imaginarily

WORDS THAT END LIKE IMAGE

accidental damage
archimage
body image
bomb damage
brain damage
brand image
collateral damage
corporate image
criminal damage
fire damage
flood damage
ghost image
graven image
latent image
line of scrimmage
mage
mirror image
self-image
spitting image
virtual image

Synonyms and antonyms of image in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «IMAGE»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «image» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of image

Translation of «image» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF IMAGE

Find out the translation of image to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of image from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «image» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

形象
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

imagen
570 millions of speakers

English

image
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

छवि
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

صُورَةٌ
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

образ
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

imagem
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ভাবমূর্তি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

image
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

gambar
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Vorstellung
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

イメージ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

이미지
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Gambar
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hình ảnh
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

படத்தை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

प्रतिमा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

görüntü
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

immagine
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

obraz
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

зображення
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

imagine
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

εικόνα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Beeld
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

bild
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

image
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of image

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «IMAGE»

The term «image» is very widely used and occupies the 261 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Principal search tendencies and common uses of image
List of principal searches undertaken by users to access our English online dictionary and most widely used expressions with the word «image».

FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «IMAGE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «image» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «image» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about image

EXAMPLES

10 QUOTES WITH «IMAGE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word image.
1
Danny Aiello
Look, people have an image of Italians. When I go somewhere in the world, I don't care where it is, when they look at me it's not about my intelligence. It's who can I beat up.
2
Douglas Booth
We live in a beauty-obsessed age and success sometimes appears to hinge solely on the presentation of an image that is acceptable to the press.
3
Brian Bosworth
I deeply regret those situations that have blemished the image of the University of Oklahoma, and I hope that I can rectify the embarrassment I have brought the university.
4
Edie Brickell
You're just playing, playing, playing, and then an image or something will come into your mind, and basically you're just narrating it with music, letting it move along.
5
Claude M. Bristol
Every person is the creation of himself, the image of his own thinking and believing. As individuals think and believe, so they are.
6
Italo Calvino
A tale is born from an image, and the image extends and creates a network of meanings that are always equivocal.
7
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Men always talk about the most important things to perfect strangers. In the perfect stranger we perceive man himself; the image of a God is not disguised by resemblances to an uncle or doubts of wisdom of a mustache.
8
Brian Cox
I always think I look like the Elephant Man - I can't get used to my own image.
9
Ted Dekker
What matters is discovering myself under the veneer, under the layers that are wrapped around me. There are two 'yous'; there's 'you', the real you, and then there's the image.
10
Michael Dickinson
Like many insects, flies are most sensitive to green light. This means that they would see their world as 'black and white,' in that they can't see the multiple colors required to reconstruct a color image of the world. They do, however, have specialized cells that enable them to see ultraviolet wavelengths.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «IMAGE»

Discover the use of image in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to image and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Image of the City
The classic work on the evaluation of city form.
‎1960
2
The Discarded Image: An Introduction to Medieval and ...
This, Lewis's last book, has been hailed as 'the final memorial to the work of a great scholar and teacher and a wise and noble mind'.
C. S. Lewis, 2012
3
Image Ethics in the Digital Age
'Image Ethics in the Digital Age' brings together leading experts in the fields of journalism, media studies, & law to address the challenges presented by new technology & assess the implications for personal & societal values & behavior.
Larry P. Gross, John Stuart Katz, Jay Ruby, 2003
4
An Introduction to Nonlinear Image Processing
This Tutorial Text volume explores logic-based operators with emphasis on representation, design, and statistical optimization of nonlinear filters.
Edward R. Dougherty, Jaakko Astola, 1994
5
Modern Image Quality Assessment
The last five years have seen a sudden acceleration in progress and interest in the area, which has corresponded with a rapid rise in interest in digital imaging in general, driven by technological advances and by the ubiquity of digital ...
Zhou Wang, Alan Conrad Bovik, 2006
6
The Spitting Image: Myth, Memory, and the Legacy of Vietnam
Edited by Amitai Etzioni, one of the most influential social and political thinkers of our time, this collection provides a compelling overview of the impact that holidays and rituals have on our family and communal life.
Jerry Lembcke, 1998
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Color Image Processing: Methods and Applications
This book is part of the Digital Imaging and Computer Vision series.
Rastislav Lukac, Konstantinos N. Plataniotis, 2006
8
Mathematical Morphology in Image Processing
;This book is designed to be of interest to optical, electrical and electronics, and electro-optic engineers, including image processing, signal processing, machine vision, and computer vision engineers, applied mathematicians, image ...
Edward Dougherty, 1992
9
Algorithms for Image Processing and Computer Vision
This updated edition provides practical solutions so you can: Program state-of-the-art image-processing capabilities into software Find the steps for taking advantage of classifiers Apply 2D vision methods in content-based searches Perform ...
J. R. Parker, 2010
10
Biomedical Image Processing
This book is written by a team of internationally recognized experts from all over the world. It provides a brief but complete overview on medical image processing and analysis highlighting recent advances that have been made in academics.
Thomas Martin Deserno, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «IMAGE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term image is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Greece bailout revives image of the 'cruel German' - Washington Post
BERLIN — A divided Germany rose from the ashes of the Nazi defeat in World War II, weathering the Cold War to transform into one of the good ... «Washington Post, Jul 15»
2
NASA releases closeup image of Pluto's moon Charon | Fox News
NASA has released a closeup image of Pluto's largest moon Charon, the latest picture from the New Horizons spacecraft's historic flyby of the ... «Fox News, Jul 15»
3
Review: 'Image Object' Looks at the Relationship Between the …
Few of the works in “Image Object,” a show of conceptually complicated and visually unprepossessing sculptures at City Hall Park in Manhattan ... «New York Times, Jul 15»
4
Panasonic GX8 Debuts New Sensor, Dual Image Stabilizer | Digital …
The quad-core Venus Engine image processor achieves fast signal processing, and can reach a max ISO of 25,600, with noise reduction ... «Digital Trends, Jul 15»
5
Donald Trump tweets image of Nazi uniforms - CNNPolitics.com
(CNN) Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's official Twitter account posted a photo Tuesday that appears to show men in German ... «CNN, Jul 15»
6
The identical twins who really are an exact mirror image of each …
For not only are they identical, they are mirror-image - because Lucas has his heart and some other organs on the opposite side of his body. «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
7
Apocalypse rises, Psylocke stuns in new image from X-Men …
Director Bryan Singer recently teased that X-Men: Apocalypse may finally change that with “more colorful” costumes, and now a new image ... «Consequence of Sound, Jul 15»
8
Star Witness: Stunning image of Trescott Ford caught on camera by …
Capturing the sun breaking through sparse clouds, shining down on green fields and rows and rows of poppies, it is a striking image which ... «expressandstar.com, Jul 15»
9
North end residents want improvements in neighborhood and image
MASON CITY | North-end residents and other interested citizens talked about improving not only the quality of life but of the image of the ... «Mason City Globe Gazette, Jul 15»
10
U.K. police spark backlash by tweeting aerial surveillance image of …
On Wednesday, the service tweeted an image of a man with a mop of dark hair, asking if people could recognize "a certain energetic funny ... «CTV News, Jul 15»

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