Definition for illustrated (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), il·lus·trat·ed, il·lus·trat·ing.
verb (used without object), il·lus·trat·ed, il·lus·trat·ing.
Origin of illustrate
Examples from the Web for illustrated
It's a long trip, to be sure, illustrated here with the hypothetical slang "couch."
By slow means, the Jewish sensibilities of two boys from Ohio illustrated the movement of an entire country.Superman Is Jewish: The Hebrew Roots of America's Greatest Superhero|Rich Goldstein|August 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Indeed, she had created her first illustrated book at 13 and published it at 19.
With this tool, Death is illustrated in many a 15th-century woodcut mowing down souls as if they were grain.Ebola Rages in West Africa, Reigniting Humanity’s Oldest Fear: The Plague|Scott Bixby|August 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Last month, Palin made a not-so-subtle point that illustrated one of the reasons why Shannon could spring to broader prominence.T.W. Shannon’s Senate Campaign Is Not About Race. Really.|Tim Mak|June 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
After some unsuccessful ventures in illustrated journalism, he started a pictorial weekly in New York in 1875.The Cleveland Era|Henry Jones Ford
The one illustrated (p. 231) shows a secret drawer, which is reached by removing the left-hand panel.Chats on Old Furniture|Arthur Hayden
It is illustrated by numerous drawings made by the writer from memory, and accompanied with descriptive letter-press.Pioneers Of France In The New World|Francis Parkman, Jr.
These basic principles are clearly stated and illustrated with simple diagrams.Aviation Engines|Victor Wilfred Pag
Illustrated with forty-one steel plates, by Alfred Crowquill, etc.Life of Charles Dickens|Frank Marzials
British Dictionary definitions for illustrated
Word Origin for illustrate
Word Origin and History for illustrated
1520s, "light up, shed light on;" 1610s, "educate by means of examples," back-formation from illustration, and in some cases from Latin illustratus, past participle of illustrare (see illustration). Sense of "provide pictures to explain or decorate" is 1630s. Related: Illustrated; illustrating.