depict definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To represent in a picture or sculpture.
    • To portray in terms; describe. See Synonyms at represent.
    • To form a colored likeness of; to express by a picture; to decorate; to portray.
    • To represent in words; to describe clearly.
    • To portray in an image or sculpture.
    • To represent in words; describe. See Synonyms at represent.
    • to create a colored likeness of; to portray by a photo; to color; to portray.
    • To express in terms; to explain clearly.
  • verb:
    • To make a representation of some thing, using terms, sounds, pictures, or any other means.
    • give a description of
    • make a portrait of
    • show in, or as with, a picture
    • To make a representation of something, utilizing words, noises, images, or any other means.
    • give a description of
    • make a portrait of
    • program in, or as with, a picture
  • past-participle:
    • Depicted.
    • Depicted.
  • others:
    • To portray; paint; form a likeness of in colors: because, to depict a lion on a shield.
    • To portray in words; describe: as, to depict the horrors of war.
    • Synonyms To delineate, design, set forth.
    • In math, to represent; map.
    • To portray; paint; form a likeness of in colors: since, to depict a lion on a shield.
    • To portray in words; describe: as, to depict the horrors of war.
    • Synonyms To delineate, sketch, established.
    • In math, to represent; map.

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