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Word: depict

Definition: portray


Sentences Containing 'depict'

Although he shared their enthusiasm for painting fresh, outdoors scenes, Millet also liked to depict the local farmers.
As the church was dedicated to the Virgin Mary, Luini needed to depict the Madonna, but was in need of a model.
As women entered the artist community, publishers hired women to create illustrations that depict the world through a woman's perspective.
Budget Direct's television advertisements depict a couple called Michael and Michelle.
He drew and painted numerous preparatory sketches while deciding which of several alternative moments of the disaster he would depict in the final work.
He has the ability to depict young adults in an honest and realistic way.
He pledged to commission a statue that would depict Mary as he'd seen her and bring it back to the church
His paintings depict sacred stories from his Dreaming.
However, in honourably failing to depict the entire state of the nation, Faulks has memorably skewered the British literary world."
However, the aim is not to depict frailty but rather serenity.
In a situation with formula_7-valued portfolios such that risk can be measured in formula_8 of the assets, then a set of portfolios is the proper way to depict risk.
In Gull's published medical papers, images of Miss A are shown that depict her appearance before and after treatment (right).
In hydrology and transportation planning isochrone maps are commonly used to depict areas of equal travel time.
In keeping with the theme, staff and convention t-shirts depict a 'mad' periodic table of fictional fannish elements such as "Filkoneum" and "Literanium".
In the Eastern Church icons do not depict that moment, but show the Myrrhbearers and depict scenes of salvation.
In this series, which was soon discontinued, the 20-cent value is noteworthy for being the first postage stamp in the world to depict an airplane.
Instead, the Minoan frescoes depict "Saffron-Gatherers", who offer their crocus-stamens to a seated lady, perhaps a goddess.
Iowa Representative Jim Leach suggested that the medallions depict notable American artists.
It would require a painter, and no common painter too, to depict my aunt's face as she delivered herself of this very unexpected sentiment, and Miss Murdstone's face as she heard it.
Kanishka's coins from the beginning of his reign bear legends in Greek language and script and depict Greek divinities.
Many of his stories depict life in the rural Midlands of England, particularly his native Northamptonshire.
More recently, most Kenyan maps depict the 1950 patrol line, the furthest northwest, as the boundary.
Overall, the findings depict a Muslim community becoming more radical and feeling more alienated from mainstream society.
Plays depict a variety of Jamaican experiences.
Ptoion, kouroi have been found dedicated at the sanctuaries of Hera at Samos, and of Athena and Poseidon at Sounion, so the contention that they depict Apollo is at the very least problematic.
Some Season 2 episodes depict more explicit interaction with humans.
The artist has been identified as South Carolina slaveholder John Rose, and the painting may depict his plantation in what is now Beaufort County.
The bas reliefs of Borobudur are known to depict the everyday life of 8th century ancient Java, from courtly palace life to that of commoners in the village.
The card subjects depict a western and an eastern emperor.
The episodes depicted are the following: On the walls of the chancel arch are frescoes which depict: an angel, Cupid, St.
The frescoes of the mosque depict trees, waterfalls and bridges; still life paintings are a rarity in Islamic art.
The images in the decoration depict the battle between good and evil, represented by monkeys, lions, angels and cherubs.
The lyrics depict relationship tensions between a male and female.
The northern and western facades of the parking garage depict a 3,000 m² photorealistic mural of Himalayan peaks.
The panelled reredos dates from 1872 and side panels were added in 1908; all the panels depict scenes in mosaic.
The photographs depict prominent public buildings, mostly churches and castles, that were damaged in the earthquake.
The portraits in the Headmaster's office depict all the former Heads of Hogwarts, with the exception of Dolores Umbridge.
The songs depict the range of genres that Spinal Tap endured, from the glam metal anthem "Bitch School" down to the skiffle satire of "All the Way Home".
The U.S. Postal Service has released several postage issues that depict the Space Shuttle.
There are two sets of statues depict eighteen arahants.
These characters depict African American homosexual males as effeminate and/or cross dressers.
These coins depict the siege in symbolic ways, showing the city and the English effort in a poor light, while putting an advantageous light on Royal might.
These could depict the god to whom they were dedicated or the people who donated the statue, or both.
These snapshot aesthetic images depict drug use, violent, aggressive couples and autobiographical moments.
They depict temple, marketplace, architecture, flora and fauna, dress, jewelry and fashion, as well as modes of transportation such as palanquins, horse carriages and ships.
They depict the four evangelists, as well as St Christopher and St George.
Two of Borglum's sculptures, "Inspiration" and "Aspiration", which depict Native American men, stand in the front courtyard of St.
Van Gogh said he wanted to depict peasants as they really were.
We have told producers to push all boundaries and honestly depict life on the inside as it is in 2012."
will not require me to depict my feelings, when I inform him that I have become accustomed to hear Mr. Micawber assert that he has sold himself to the D.

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