Delineate and Depict

Delineate

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Delineate verb – To give a representation or account of in words.
Usage example: the story does a remarkable job of delineating the emotions that immigrants feel upon their arrival in a strange country

Depict is a synonym for delineate in describe topic. In some cases you can use "Depict" instead a verb "Delineate", when it comes to topics like action, draw, picture, art. popular alternative
Nearby Words: delineation, delineating, delineator
Synonyms for Delineate

Depict

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Depict verb – To give a representation or account of in words.
Usage example: this letter from an eyewitness depicts the battle in greater detail than any other account

Delineate is a synonym for depict in action topic. You can use "Delineate" instead a verb "Depict", if it concerns topics such as illustrate, draw, picture, art. popular alternative
Nearby Words: depiction, depictive, depicting
Synonyms for Depict

Common collocations

character delineate character depict character
kingdoms delineate kingdoms depict kingdoms
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