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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

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

I thrive on change. That's probably why my chord changes are weird, because chords depict emotions. They'll be going along on one key and I'll drop off a cliff, and suddenly they will go into a whole other key signature. That will drive some people crazy, but that's how my life is.
Joni Mitchell

It was my effort, in depicting the West, to depict it as it was.
Buffalo Bill

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
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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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