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Photograph

photograph
A picture or likeness obtained by photography.
Origin: Photo- – -graph.
To take a picture or likeness of by means of photography; as, to photograph a view; to photograph a group. He makes his pen drawing on white paper, and they are afterwards photographed on wood. (Hamerton)
Also used figuratively. He is photographed on my mind. (lady D. Hardy)
Origin: Photographed; Photographing.
To practice photography; to take photographs.


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