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Translation of "represent" - English-French dictionary

represent

verb /reprəˈzent/
to speak or act on behalf of représenter You have been chosen to represent our association at the conference.
to be a sign, symbol, picture etc of représenter In this play, the man in black represents Death and the young girl Life.
to be a good example of; to show or illustrate représenter What he said represents the feelings of many people.
representation noun
the act of representing or the state of being represented représentation proportional representation.
a person or thing that represents représentation These primitive statues are intended as representations of gods and goddesses.
(often in plural) a strong appeal, demand or protest. représentation
representative /-tətiv/ adjective
being a good example (of something); typical représentatif We need opinions from a representative sample of people Is this poem representative of his work?
carried on by elected people représentatif representative government.
(Definition of represent from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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