Translation of "represent" - English-Spanish dictionary

represent

verb uk /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

equivaler a
This book represents ten years of thought and research.
The figure represents a ten percent drop.

(Translation of “represent” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

represent

verb /reprəˈzent/

to speak or act on behalf of

representar
You have been chosen to represent our association at the conference.

to be a sign, symbol, picture etc of

representar
In this play, the man in black represents Death and the young girl Life.

to be a good example of; to show or illustrate

representar
What he said represents the feelings of many people.
representation noun

the act of representing or the state of being represented

representación
proportional representation.

a person or thing that represents

representación
These primitive statues are intended as representations of gods and goddesses.

(often in plural) a strong appeal, demand or protest.

representación
representative /-tətiv/ adjective

being a good example (of something); typical

representativo
We need opinions from a representative sample of people
Is this poem representative of his work?

carried on by elected people

representativo
representative government.

(Translation of “represent” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)