Image vs. Visage

Image vs. Visage — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Image and Visage

Imagenoun

A representation of the form of a person or object, such as a painting or photograph.

Visagenoun

The face or facial expression of a person; countenance.

Imagenoun

A sculptured likeness.

Visagenoun

Appearance; aspect

the bleak visage of winter.

Imagenoun

(Physics) An optically formed duplicate, counterpart, or other representative reproduction of an object, especially an optical reproduction formed by a lens or mirror.

Visagenoun

Countenance; appearance; one's face.

Imagenoun

One that closely or exactly resembles another

He is the image of his uncle.

Visagenoun

the human face (`kisser' and `smiler' and `mug' are informal terms for `face' and `phiz' is British)

Imagenoun

Likeness; semblance

Genesis says that man was made in the image of God.

Visagenoun

the appearance conveyed by a person's face;

a pleasant countenancea stern visage

Imagenoun

The opinion or concept of something that is held by the public

the public's image of business leaders as greedy.

Imagenoun

The concept or character projected to the public, as by a person or institution, especially as interpreted by the mass media

an actor who tried to convey an image of refined beauty.

Imagenoun

A typical example or embodiment

That child is the image of good health.

Imagenoun

A mental picture of something not real or present

Our image of the cottage did not conform with reality.

Imagenoun

A vivid description or representation in words, especially a metaphor or simile

The poem uses the image of a barren tree to convey feelings of desolation.

Imagenoun

(Mathematics) A set of values of a function corresponding to a particular subset of a domain.

Imagenoun

(Computers) An exact replica of the contents of a storage device, such as a hard disk, stored on a second storage device, such as a network server.

Imagenoun

(Obsolete) An apparition.

Imageverb

To make or produce a likeness of

imaged the poet in bronze.

Imageverb

To mirror or reflect

a statue imaged in the water.

Imageverb

To make a visual representation of (an object) using remote scanning or technology such as magnetic resonance imaging

imaged the diseased kidneys.imaged the surface of Mars.

Imageverb

To symbolize or typify

a kneeling woman imaging the nation's grief.

Imageverb

To picture mentally; imagine or visualize

imaged each dive before doing it.

Imageverb

To describe, especially so vividly as to evoke a mental picture

The passage images what it's like to grow up poor.

Imageverb

To print (a file) using a laser printer, imagesetter, direct-to-plate press, or similar device.

Imageverb

To transmit (an exact replica of the contents of a storage device) to another storage device

imaged the hard drive to the server.

Imagenoun

An optical or other representation of a real object; a graphic; a picture.

The Bible forbids the worship of graven images.

Imagenoun

A mental picture of something not real or not present.

Imagenoun

A statue or idol.

Imagenoun

(computing) A file that contains all information needed to produce a live working copy. (See disk image, executable image and image copy.)

Most game console emulators do not come with any ROM images for copyright reasons.

Imagenoun

A characteristic of a person, group or company etc., style, manner of dress, how one is, or wishes to be, perceived by others.

Imagenoun

(mathematics) Something mapped to by a function.

The number 6 is the image of 3 under f that is defined as f(x) = 2*x.

Imagenoun

(mathematics) The subset of a codomain comprising those elements that are images of something.

The image of this step function is the set of integers.

Imagenoun

(obsolete) Show; appearance; cast.

Imageverb

(transitive) To represent by an image or symbol; to portray.

Imageverb

(transitive) To reflect, mirror.

Imageverb

(transitive) To create an image of.

Imageverb

To create a complete backup copy of a file system or other entity.

Imagenoun

an iconic mental representation;

her imagination forced images upon her too awful to contemplate

Imagenoun

a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface;

they showed us the pictures of their weddinga movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them

Imagenoun

(Jungian psychology) a personal facade that one presents to the world;

a public image is as fragile as Humpty Dumpty

Imagenoun

a standard or typical example;

he is the prototype of good breedinghe provided America with an image of the good father

Imagenoun

language used in a figurative or nonliteral sense

Imagenoun

someone who closely resembles a famous person (especially an actor);

he could be Gingrich's doubleshe's the very image of her mother

Imagenoun

a representation of a person (especially in the form of sculpture);

the coin bears an effigy of Lincolnthe emperor's tomb had his image carved in stone

Imageverb

imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind;

I can't see him on horseback!I can see what will happenI can see a risk in this strategy