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describe

verb [T]     /dɪˈskraɪb/
to say or write what someone or something is like 描述,描写,描绘 Could you describe your attacker? 你能描述一下袭击者的样子吗? He described the painting in detail. 他详细地描述了那幅油画的内容。 [+ question word] Let me describe (to you) how it happened. 让我来(给你)讲讲事情的经过吧。 She described Gary as shy. 她说加利很害羞。 Defining and explaining
formal If you describe a shape, you draw it or move in a direction that follows the line of it 画;画出…图形 He used compasses to describe a circle. 他用圆规画圆。 Bending, twisting and curvingPainting, drawing and printing
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