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Meaning of “description” - Learner’s Dictionary

description

noun     /dɪˈskrɪpʃən/
B1 [C, U] something that tells you what someone or something is like: I gave the police a description of the stolen jewellery.Accounts and storiesSummaries and summarisingDescribing and telling stories
of any/every/some description of any/every/some type: They sell plants of every description.Approximate
Translations of “description”
in Korean 묘사…
in Arabic وَصْف…
in Portuguese descrição…
in Catalan descripció…
in Japanese 描写…
in Italian descrizione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 描述,描寫,描繪…
in Russian описание…
in Turkish tanım, anlatım, betimleme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 描述,描写,描绘…
in Polish opis…
(Definition of description from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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