Definitions is an explanation or the meaning of a particular term by providing a detailed description of the term. Definitions convey an understanding of a word so that language users can understand the meaning of the word and communicate with each other. In writing, the definition is the art of saying what you mean for various purpose such as to inform, to persuade, to contrast or to compare. In more straightforward sense definitions makes sure the terms that are being used are understandable to the targeted audience.
Looking at the photo in figure 15.1 page 235, I can see a man in white clothes who has stretched out his hands towards a lime stone like wall with various characters.
The list of 5-words along with their definition that describes this photo are-
1. Cryptic : the meaning of cryptic is having or seeming to have a hidden or ambiguous meaning; mysterious
2. Devoted : means characterized by loyalty and devotion
3. Prayer : are an address or petition to God in a word or thought
4. Peace : means in a state of concord or tranquility
5. Religious: relating to or manifesting faithful devotion to an acknowledge an ultimate reality or deity.
Cryptic. (n.d.). Retrieved September 23, 2018, from https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cryptic
Devoted. (n.d.). Retrieved September 23, 2018, from https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/devoted
Prayers. (n.d.). Retrieved September 23, 2018, from https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prayers
Peace. (n.d.). Retrieved September 23, 2018, from https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/peace