1 n-uncount You can refer to the descriptions in something such as a poem or song, and the pictures they create in your mind, as its imagery.
FORMAL ...the nature imagery of the ballad.
2 n-uncount You can refer to pictures and representations of things as imagery, especially when they act as symbols.
FORMAL This is an ambitious and intriguing movie, full of striking imagery.
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