Definitions for depict

Definitions for (verb) depict

Main entry: depict, describe, draw

Definition: give a description of

Usage: He drew an elaborate plan of attack

Main entry: render, picture, show, depict

Definition: show in, or as in, a picture

Usage: This scene depicts country life; the face of the child is rendered with much tenderness in this painting

Main entry: limn, portray, depict

Definition: make a portrait of

Usage: Goya wanted to portray his mistress, the Duchess of Alba

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