Translation of image in Spanish:


imagen, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈɪmɪdʒ//ˈɪmɪdʒ/


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    • 1.1(picture)

      imagen feminine
      image processor procesador de imágenes masculine
      • Kathleen, a silversmith, has used silver and other metals to create everything from vases to 2D images and sculpture.
      • The ‘Groundview’ series of paintings uses different images to represent the ground as space.
      • I had to hack off some heads, turn the images into formal, sculpturesque forms, which was not my intent.
      • Viewed from a contemporary design vantage point, the images represent an interesting study in contrasts.
      • Everyone sees different things in the paintings, interpreting images according to their experience.
      • This is an episode from the Mahabharatha and is based on a ritual in which Bhima kills Duryodhana represented as an image in clay.
      • One window - in stained glass - is a representational image of the moorland around the Brontë shrine.
      • The images represent the spirits of people of African descent who died in the Middle Passage or later in the Americas.
      • Abstract paintings abandon images of the external world, speaking instead directly to people's internal thought processes.
      • Around the walls women are painting images depicting the horror and suffering of the war.
      • The motifs and figures represented include polychrome images of bison, masks, and quadrilateral signs of unknown meaning.
      • The images are sculpted in bronze and achieve a rich antique green petina colour.
      • Painting images from the head instead of sitting down and sketching what's in front of me seems certainly to lend weight to the argument.
      • To those who know his work, he is a genius - a sculptor who creates life-like images of outback symbols.
      • The images seem minimalist, using few lines to represent detailed images and also exclude deep shading.
      • There were sketches and paintings and collages and images of the tsunami disaster.
      • Like the sculpture, the images represent a very naive viewpoint in the art world.
      • He covered people with gold and silver foil, posing as images in heroic sculptures.
      • He recalls being awestruck by these images, especially the paintings of St. Mary and St. George.
      • Her images represent the transformations of the country and its people.

    • 1.2(mental picture)

      imagen feminine
      the image most people have of the French la imagen que la mayoría de la gente tiene de los franceses
      • I had a sudden image of you leaving de repente te vi yéndote
      • I suddenly get a mental image of him pulling out of a Arizona truck stop and burning away down the open highway blasting vintage gay house.
      • She immediately stopped smoking; the image of those nasty lungs was burned into her brain forever.
      • More than any other, there is deconstructionism, according to which the images and ideas that constitute culture are deconstructed.
      • It was enough to allow him a mental image of what he expected to see.
      • A couple minutes later the lights returned and images appeared in her head.
      • The poem has been quite cathartic because I have had all those ideas for the images in my head for years.
      • This brings to mind some disturbing mental images.
      • His mental image is not a representation of a tree.
      • Any image or idea we have of God is certainly inadequate, probably inaccurate, and possibly misleading.
      • The brain requires practice at forming those mental images in order to absorb increasingly complex or abstract ideas in later life.
      • Capital and labour flow at different rates in different directions, as do images and ideas.

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    (public persona)
    imagen feminine
    to change one's image cambiar de imagen
    • corporate image imagen corporativa / de empresa
    • before noun image builder / maker creadora de imagen
    • image building creación de imagen
    • image consultant asesora de imagen
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    • 3.1(likeness)

      imagen feminine
      God created man in his own image Dios creó al hombre a su imagen y semejanza
      • to be the spitting image/ spit and image of sb ser la viva imagen / el vivo retrato de algn
      • In the 1980s the two institutions launched a crusade to remake the world in the image of the free market.
      • They say that this has not just begun to happen: actually it was the dead who built the upper Eusapia, in the image of their city.
      • Our rights do, in fact, come from the fact that we are created in the image of our creator.
      • We are reconfiguring the past in the image of our times.
      • Songs built in the image of the seven-inch pop song, their length still dictated by the old format, continue to be at the centre of the pop world.
      • They then try to recreate themselves in the image of their role models.
      • Part of the uniqueness of humanity, beings created in the image of God, is our instinct to seek and to enjoy the pleasures of seeking.
      • We're made in the image of the Maker and itch to find some way to create.
      • They want to spoil the divine likeness of man made in the image of God.
      • For some it was a matter of pride, one small country helping to create a world empire in the image of Rome.
      • We can indeed see this suggested in the biblical statement about human beings made in the image of God.
      • To be in the image of God is to bear the stamp or outline of God.
      • The gilded silver pinhead, styled in the image of a bird of prey, is one of a handful of examples discovered in Britain and will go on display in London.
      • Remarkably, after a few meetings with Griffith, she became a Nationalist in the image of Griffith.
      • Christians and Jews are able to claim that our dignity rests upon being created in imagio dei, in the image of God.
      • We've been negligent in our examination of what it means to be re-created in the image of Christ.
      • The huge influx of cash at the turn of the millennium led to the whole Web being built in the image of the Bay area.
      • His is the pure logic of fiction, shaping a world in the image of the art that depicts it.
      • As a manager, a team is very much in the image of yourself.
      • Unfortunately, following the old adage that mothers raise their sons in the image of the men they wish they had married, our mums refuse to give up on us.

    • 3.2(embodiment)

      viva imagen feminine
      personificación feminine
      they looked the image of happiness eran la viva imagen de la felicidad

  • 4

    imagen feminine
  • 5

    imagen feminine

transitive verb

  • 1

    (make image of)
  • 2

    (form mental image of)
    hacerse una imagen mental de