Delineate and Relate


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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

Relate and delineate are semantically related In some cases you can use "Relate" instead a verb "Delineate".
Nearby Words: delineation, delineating, delineator
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Relate verb – To give an oral or written account of in some detail.
Usage example: we asked our uncle to relate the story of his visit to communist Russia many years ago

Delineate and relate are semantically related in portray topic. Sometimes you can use "Delineate" instead a verb "Relate".
Synonyms for Relate

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history delineate history relate history
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