Synonyms of illustration in English:



  • 1 the illustrations in children's books
    picture, drawing, sketch, figure, graphic;
    [Antonyms] text
  • 2 the way in which tax relief is obtained can best be described by way of illustration
    exemplification, demonstration, showing, instancing;
    example, typical case, representative case, case in point, instance, specimen, sample, exemplar, analogy
  • 3 students interested in a career in illustration
    ornamentation, decoration, embellishment, adornment
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