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photographnoun [C]

uk   /ˈfəʊ.tə.ɡrɑːf/  us   /ˈfoʊ.t̬oʊ.ɡræf/ (informal photo)
A2 a picture produced using a camera: a colour/black-and-white photograph aerial photographs nude photographs My parents took a lot of photographs of us when we were small.
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photographverb [T]

uk   /ˈfəʊ.tə.ɡrɑːf/  us   /ˈfoʊ.t̬oʊ.ɡræf/
B2 to take a picture using a camera: I prefer photographing people rather than places. [+ obj + -ing verb ] MacKay was photographed leaving the building.photograph well/badly to appear attractive/unattractive in photographs
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Translations of “photograph”
in Arabic صورة…
in Korean 사진…
in Malaysian gambar foto…
in French photographie…
in Turkish fotoğraf…
in Italian fotografia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 照片,相片…
in Russian фотография…
in Polish zdjęcie, fotografia…
in Vietnamese bức ảnh…
in Spanish fotografía…
in Portuguese fotografia, foto…
in Thai ภาพถ่าย…
in German die Fotografie…
in Catalan fotografia…
in Japanese 写真…
in Indonesian foto…
in Chinese (Simplified) 照片,像片…
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