Definition of picture writing in English:

picture writing

Line breaks: pic|ture writ¦ing

noun

[mass noun]
A mode of recording events by pictorial symbols; pictography.
More example sentences
  • Picture-writing applies the principles of whole-brain creativity to writing for young readers, allowing you to tap your imagination more deeply and powerfully than you ever thought possible.
  • The written form of Sign Language is the picture-writing also called Pictography and Ideography, because it represents ideas and not words or letters.
  • The signs in picture-writing, stylized images, seem to constitute their own silent language.

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