Translation of "depict" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /dɪˈpɪkt/ us

A to represent or show something in a picture or story

representar, pintar
Her paintings depict the lives of ordinary people in the last century.
In the book, he depicts his father as a tyrant.
People were shocked by the advertisement which depicted a woman beating her husband.

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


verb /diˈpikt/

(formal ) to paint, draw etc

pintar, representar, retratar
The picture depicts a young ballet dancer.

(formal) to describe

decribir, retratar
Her novel depicts the life of country people.

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