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silhouette

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1silhouette/ˌsɪləˈwɛt/noun
pluralsilhouettes
1silhouette
/ˌsɪləˈwɛt/
noun
pluralsilhouettes
Learner's definition of SILHOUETTE  
: a dark shape in front of a light background
[count]
[noncount]
   b  : a picture of something showing it as a dark shape on a light background
especially  : such a picture showing a person's face from the side
[count]
[noncount]
[count]  : the shape or outline of something
2silhouette/ˌsɪləˈwɛt/verb
silhouettessilhouettedsilhouetting
2silhouette
/ˌsɪləˈwɛt/
verb
silhouettessilhouettedsilhouetting
Learner's definition of SILHOUETTE  
[+ object]
: to make (someone or something) appear as a dark shape in front of a light background — often used as (be) silhouetted
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