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Represent

Definition of represent:

part of speech: verb

To exhibit the image of; stand for; act the part of; stand in the place of; bring before the mind; describe.

part of speech: verb

To exhibit the image of: to serve as a sign of: to personate or act the part of: to stand in the place of: to bring before the mind: to describe.

part of speech: verb

To make clear to the mind; as, that story represents a great truth; to make or show a likeness of; as, the picture represents a moonlit sea; to make a statement about in order to influence opinion or to give a desired effect; as, he represented himself to be in want; act or speak in place of; as, he represents his father in the business; act the part of; as, he represented a clown in the play.

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