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Translation of "represent" - English-German dictionary

represent

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