English definition of “represent”
/ˌreprɪˈzent/ verb [T]
BE › to be equal to something: 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: The union represents over 200 employees.
COMPETITION › to be the person from a country, school, etc that is in a competition
SIGN › to be a sign or symbol of something: The crosses on the map represent churches.
SHOW › to show someone or something in a particular way