transitive verbpic·to·ri·al·ized, pic·to·ri·al·iz·ing, pic·to·ri·al·iz·es
To show in pictures; illustrate.
Variant of pictorial
- Rare of a painter or painting
- of, containing, or expressed in pictures
- evoking or suggesting a mental image or picture; vivid; graphic, as a description
Origin of pictorialLate Latin pictorius ; from Classical Latin pictor, painter ; from past participle of pingere, to paint
a periodical featuring many pictures