Translation of "illustrate" - English-Spanish dictionary

illustrate

verb uk /ˈɪl·ə·streɪt/ us /ˈɪl·əˌstreɪt/ present participle illustrating, past tense and past participle illustrated

to draw pictures for a book

ilustrar

(Translation of “illustrate” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

illustrate

verb /ˈiləstreit/

to provide (a book, lecture etc ) with pictures, diagrams etc

ilustrar
The artist was commissioned to illustrate a children’s story.

to make (a statement etc ) clearer by providing examples etc

ilustrar
Let me illustrate my point
This diagram will illustrate what I mean.
illustrated adjective

having pictures etc

ilustrado
an illustrated catalogue.
illustration noun

a picture

ilustración
coloured illustrations.

an example

ilustración, ejemplo
This case provides a clear illustration of what I mean.

the act of illustrating

ilustración
For the purposes of illustration, consider the following situation.
illustrative /-strətiv, (American) iˈlastrətiv/ adjective

ilustrativo
the illustrative material in a book.
illustrator noun

a person who draws pictures etc for books etc.

ilustrador
He works as an illustrator of children’s books.

(Translation of “illustrate” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)