silhouette

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  • From the darkness they saw his mother's form silhouetted against the light inside. Cited from Four Days, by Hetty Hemenway
  • Two figures were silhouetted for a moment against the light, and then the door closed again. Cited from The Intrusion of Jimmy, by P.G. Wodehouse
  • The door of her husband's room opened, and he was silhouetted against the light. Cited from The Gay Cockade, by Temple Bailey
  • Sherman continued to cut both single and larger family silhouettes into her later career.
  • She still stood silhouetted against the darkness beyond the cabin door when he faced her. Cited from The Flaming Forest, by James Oliver Curwood
  • She has been a full-time writer since then, with over fifty books published by Silhouette.
  • The figure of a woman was silhouetted against the yellow light of the hall. Cited from The Hound of the Baskervilles by A. Conan Doyle 25
  • Once when he looked he saw them on the ridge, silhouetted against the golden sky. Cited from The Trumpeter Swan, by Temple Bailey
  • In an open door stood a man clearly silhouetted against the light. Cited from Michael O'Halloran, by Gene Stratton-Porter
  • Major Force had previously appeared in silhouette before his full appearance.
  • He points to the figures now silhouetted against the further sea. Cited from Huntingtower, John Buchan
  • In silhouette and poor light, the two can look somewhat similar.
  • He later returned to France where he worked on smaller silhouettes.
  • Each figure for a moment was silhouetted against the sky, for the sun was low. Cited from The Leopard Woman, by Stewart Edward White
  • U-boats simply stood off shore at night and picked out ships silhouetted against city lights.
  • Heads became silhouetted in numerous windows as their owners tried to catch his words. Cited from A Son of the City, by Herman Gastrell Seely
  • I never did manage to get into a position where the light was silhouetted against the moon. Cited from The Report on Unidentified Flying Objects, by Edward Ruppelt
  • All three members have chosen to use silhouette lighting during shows so they cannot be identified.
  • This produced a dark background with a white silhouette of the object used.
  • Seeing a silhouette that he thought was Thomas, he fired and hit him.
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Words starting with silhouette

Meaning of silhouette

  • noun An outline of a solid object (as cast by its shadow)
  • noun A drawing of the outline of an object; filled in with some uniform color
  • verb Project on a background, such as a screen, like a silhouette
  • verb Represent by a silhouette