Delineate and Show


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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

Show and delineate are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Show" instead a verb "Delineate".
Nearby Words: delineation, delineating, delineator
Synonyms for Delineate


Show Definitions
Show verb – To present so as to invite notice or attention.
Delineate and show are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Delineate" instead a verb "Show".
Nearby Words: showy, showed, showing, showcase, shown
Synonyms for Show

Common collocations

character delineate character show character
emotions delineate emotions show emotions
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Show or Delineate. 2016. Accessed June 13, 2021.

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