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Meaning of PHOTO

Pronunciation:  'fowtow

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a picture of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide; recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material

PHOTO is a 5 letter word that starts with P.


 Synonyms: exposure, photograph, pic
 See Also: black and white, blueprint, closeup, daguerreotype, enlargement, frame, headshot, hologram, icon, ikon, image, longshot, magnification, microdot, monochrome, mosaic, mug shot, photocopy, photographic print, photomicrograph, picture, print, radiogram, radiograph, scene, shadowgraph, shot, skiagram, skiagraph, snapshot, spectrogram, spectrograph, stereo, stereoscopic photograph, stereoscopic picture, still, telephoto, telephotograph, time exposure, vignette, wedding pictures



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Pho"to\, n.; pl. {Photos}.
    A contraction of {Photograph}. [Colloq.]
  2. \Pho"to-\
    A combining form from Gr. fw^s, fwto`s, light; as,
    photography, phototype, photometer.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: 3-D, aerial photograph, black-and-white photograph, candid photograph, cheesecake, chronophotograph, color photograph, color print, diapositive, heliochrome, heliograph, montage, mug, mug shot, panchromatic, photoactive, photobiography, photochronograph, photogenic, photograph, photographic, photomap, photomicrograph, photomontage, photomural, photosensitive, picture, pinup, portrait, shoot, shot, slide, snap, snapshot, still, still photograph, Telephoto, telephotograph, telephotographic, three-dimensional, tintype, transparency, Wirephoto