Graphic - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɡræfɪk|  American pronunciation of the word graphic
Brit.  |ˈɡrafɪk|  British pronunciation of the word graphic


- an image that is generated by a computer


- written or drawn or engraved(syn: graphical)
- describing nudity or sexual activity in graphic detail
- evoking lifelike images within the mind(syn: lifelike, pictorial, vivid)


...the report offered many graphic details about the devastating earthquake that rocked the area... a degree in graphic design...

She illustrated her talk with a graphic showing state population growth.

...the use of graphics in the text of the dictionary helps to break up the visual monotony of the page...

His illness is described in graphic detail.

a graphic account of her unhappy childhood

...a graphic depiction of a sailor being flogged by the captain for disobeying orders...

...winced at the movie's graphic depiction of combat injuries...

I'm taking a course in graphic design.

You can integrate text with graphics and manipulate graphic images.

John decided to set up as a graphic designer.

specimens of graphic art found among extant barbaric folk

Word forms

singular: graphic
plural: graphics
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