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depict

verb [T] uk   /dɪˈpɪkt/ us  
C2 to represent or show something in a picture or story: Her paintings depict the lives of ordinary people in the last century. In the book, he depicts his father as a tyrant. [+ -ing verb] People were shocked by the advertisement which depicted a woman beating her husband.
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in Spanish pintar, representar, retratar…
in French représenter, décrire…
in German abmalen, schildern…
in Chinese (Traditional) 描繪,描述,描寫…
in Russian изображать…
in Turkish tasvir etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 描绘,描述,描写…
in Polish przedstawiać…
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