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silhouettenoun [C/U]

 us   /ˌsɪl·uˈet/
a ​darkshapeseen against a ​lightbackground: [U] An ​unidentifiedwitness was ​shown on ​camera in silhouette.
silhouette
verb [T]  us   /ˌsɪl·uˈet/
Kate was silhouetted in the ​palelight of the ​porch.
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(Definition of silhouette from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “silhouette”
in Spanish silueta…
in Vietnamese chân dung, hình bóng…
in Malaysian siluet, bayang…
in Thai โครงร่าง, ภาพเงา…
in French silhouette…
in German die Silhouette, das Schattenbild…
in Chinese (Simplified) 剪影, 逆光黑影, 轮廓…
in Turkish silüet, gölge görüntü…
in Russian силуэт…
in Indonesian profil, siluet…
in Chinese (Traditional) 剪影, 逆光黑影, 輪廓…
in Polish zarys, sylwetka…
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