|1.||[ verb ] show in, or as in, a picture|
|Synonyms:||show picture render|
"This scene depicts country life" "the face of the child is rendered with much tenderness in this painting"
|Related terms:||represent illustrate map art picture picture pictorial_representation depicting|
|2.||[ verb ] give a description of|
"He drew an elaborate plan of attack"
|Related terms:||set_forth represent sketch represent delineate word_picture|
|3.||[ verb ] make a portrait of|
: "showing society what it looked like..portraying..its ugliness and its beauties.."
|Related terms:||represent art painting portrait depicting portraitist|