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English definition of “put sb in the picture”

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put sb in the picture

C1 to tell someone the facts about a situation: His lawyer put him in the picture about what had happened since his arrest.
Translations of “put sb in the picture”
in Chinese (Traditional) 告知(某人)有關情況…
in Chinese (Simplified) 告知(某人)有关情况…
(Definition of put sb in the picture from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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