Translation of "represent" - English-Russian dictionary

represent

verb [ T ] uk us /ˌreprɪˈzent/
BE

B2 to be equal to something

являться, равняться
In practice the figure represents a 10% pay cut.
The cancellation of the new road project represents a victory for protesters.
SPEAK FOR

to officially speak or do something for someone else because they have asked you to

представлять, быть представителем
The union represents over 200 employees.
COMPETITION

B2 to be the person from a country, school, etc that is in a competition

представлять, быть представителем
SIGN

B2 to be a sign or symbol of something

обозначать
The crosses on the map represent churches.
SHOW

to show someone or something in a particular way

изображать, показывать

(Translation of “represent” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)