What does the word pictorial mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Pictorially.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Pertaining to or containing pictures; graphic.

Usage examples for pictorial

  1. It will be observed, too, that at this point what may be called pictorial description begins. – Dante: His Times and His Work by Arthur John Butler
  2. His achievements are more considerable and more personal; and he seems to approach very near to a full expression of the pictorial aspirations of his generation. – Modern Painting by George Moore
  3. Outside the county of Kent I have met with nothing of this pattern, and pictorial art on a similar scale is seldom seen on the gravestones anywhere. – In Search Of Gravestones Old And Curious by W.T. (William Thomas) Vincent