Synonyms for illustration

Synonyms for (noun) illustration

Synonyms: illustration

Definition: a visual representation (a picture or diagram) that is used make some subject more pleasing or easier to understand

Similar words: representation

Definition: a creation that is a visual or tangible rendering of someone or something


Synonyms: representative, illustration, instance, example

Definition: an item of information that is typical of a class or group

Usage: this patient provides a typical example of the syndrome; there is an example on page 10

Similar words: information

Definition: knowledge acquired through study or experience or instruction


Synonyms: exemplification, illustration

Definition: showing by example

Similar words: demo, demonstration

Definition: a visual presentation showing how something works

Usage: the lecture was accompanied by dramatic demonstrations; the lecturer shot off a pistol as a demonstration of the startle response


Synonyms: illustration

Definition: artwork that helps make something clear or attractive

Similar words: graphics, art, artwork, nontextual matter

Definition: photographs or other visual representations in a printed publication

Usage: the publisher was responsible for all the artwork in the book