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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

Sex is a doorway to something so powerful and mystical, but movies usually depict it in a completely flat way.
David Lynch

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

The painter who feels obligated to depict his subjects as uniformly beautiful or handsome and without flaws will fall short of making art.
Joyce Maynard

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
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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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