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Portuguese translation of “represent”

represent

verb
 
/ˌrep·rɪˈzent/
to officially speak for someone else because they have asked you to
representar
The union represents over 200 employees.
to be a sign or symbol of something
representar
The red lines on the map represent borders.
to be equal to something
representar
This book represents ten years of thought and research. The figure represents a ten percent drop.
(Definition of represent from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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