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depict

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdepictde‧pict /dɪˈpɪkt/ ●○○ verb [transitive] formal  DESCRIBEto describe something or someone in writing or speech, or to show them in a painting, picture etc a book depicting life in pre-revolutionary Russiadepict somebody/something as something The god is depicted as a bird with a human head.see thesaurus at describedepiction /dɪˈpɪkʃən/ noun [countable, uncountable]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
depictThe California state flag depicts a grizzly bear.In this new biography she is depicted as a lonely and unhappy woman.The transcripts depict Davis weeping with remorse at several points during the confession.The one clue comes from frescoes and vases that depict griffins protecting a seated Goddess.The reaction to numerous business pressures are depicted in Fig. 1. 6.Critics said the article depicted Latinos negatively.His stories depict life in Trinidad as seen through the eyes of a young boy.Red cartoon depicting monkeys skating about a typical street with masses of detail.It comes bundled with Windows 3.1, and a proprietary front-end, which uses graphics to depict the various functions provided.And rather than depicting various hues of political opinion, the new murals make an environmental statement.depict somebody/something as somethingWe know that New York is sometimes depicted as a cold and heartless city.
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Verb table
depict
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theydepict
he, she, itdepicts
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theydepicted
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave depicted
he, she, ithas depicted
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad depicted
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill depict
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have depicted
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam depicting
he, she, itis depicting
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you, we, theyare depicting
Past
I, he, she, itwas depicting
you, we, theywere depicting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been depicting
he, she, ithas been depicting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been depicting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be depicting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been depicting
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