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Definition of Depict

Depict

  1. Depicted.
  2. Depicted.
  3. To form a colored likeness of; to represent by a picture; to paint; to portray.
  4. To represent in words; to describe vividly.

Depict Quotations

We have enslaved the rest of the animal creation, and have treated our distant cousins in fur and feathers so badly that beyond doubt, if they were able to formulate a religion, they would depict the Devil in human form.
William Ralph Inge

The British are the last national group who can be insulted by Hollywood without any comeback. These days if you depict Italians as gangsters, Saudis as terrorists or Mexicans as violent drug dealers you'll never hear the end of it. But as still the largest - and possibly the richest - ethnic group in the States, the British just have to take it.
Simon Hoggart

Sometimes the very best way to deal with unpleasant things is to depict them in ways that allow people to laugh at them and destroy the power of unsayable things, rather than refusing to acknowledge them.
Chuck Palahniuk

Abstraction is one of the greatest visionary tools ever invented by human beings to imagine, decipher, and depict the world.
Jerry Saltz

While the liberal media elite depict the bowler as a chubby guy with a comb-over and polyester pants, the reality is that bowling is one of the most tech-heavy sports today. Robotic pinsetters and computerized scoring were just the beginning.
Chris Hardwick
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Depict Translations

depict in Afrikaans is uitbeeld
depict in Dutch is uitbeelden, verbeelden, afbeelden
depict in German is schildern, darstellen
depict in Norwegian is skildre, avbilde
depict in Portuguese is descreva
depict in Spanish is pintar
depict in Swedish is skildra

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