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Translation of "represent" - English-Spanish dictionary

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 equivaler a This book represents ten years of thought and research. The figure represents a ten percent drop.
(Definition 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.
(Definition of represent from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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