Meaning of “image” - Learner’s Dictionary

image

noun uk us /ˈɪmɪdʒ/
PUBLIC [ C, U ]

B2 the way that people think someone or something is:

The aim is to improve the public image of the police.
PICTURE [ C ]
IDEA [ C ]

a picture in your mind or an idea of how someone or something is:

I have an image in my mind of the way I want the garden to look.

(Definition of “image” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)