Synonyms for (verb) depict

Synonyms: depict, describe, draw

Definition: give a description of

Usage: He drew an elaborate plan of attack

Similar words: exposit, expound, set forth

Definition: state

Usage: set forth one's reasons


Synonyms: 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

Similar words: represent, interpret

Definition: create an image or likeness of

Usage: The painter represented his wife as a young girl


Synonyms: limn, portray, depict

Definition: make a portrait of

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

Similar words: represent, interpret

Definition: create an image or likeness of

Usage: The painter represented his wife as a young girl