This week's word of the week is, "Image" -noun a physical likeness or representation of a person, animal or thing, photographed, painted, sculptured, or otherwise made visible. an optical counterpart or appearance of an object, as is produced by reflection from a mirror, refraction by a lens, or the passage of luminous rays through a small aperture and their reception on a surface. a mental representation; idea; conception. Psychology. A mental representation of something previously perceived, in the absence of the original stimulus. Form; appearance; semblance: We are all created in God's image.