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Portray

Por`tray´
v. t.1.To paint or draw the likeness of; as, to portray a king on horseback.
[imp. & p. p. portrayed ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Portraying.]
Take a tile, and lay it before thee, and portray upon it the city, even Jerusalem.
- Ezek. iv. 1.
2.Hence, figuratively, to describe in words.
3.To adorn with pictures.
Verb1.portray - portray in words; "The book portrays the actor as a selfish person"
2.portray - make a portrait of; "Goya wanted to portray his mistress, the Duchess of Alba"
Synonyms: limn, depict
3.portray - assume or act the character of; "She impersonates Madonna"; "The actor portrays an elderly, lonely man"
Synonyms: impersonate
4.portray - represent in a painting, drawing, sculpture, or verbally; "The father is portrayed as a good-looking man in this painting"
Synonyms: present
act a part, act out, bring to life, cartoon, catch a likeness, chalk, character, characterize, charcoal, chart, color, copy, crayon, create a role, crosshatch, dash off, daub, design, diagram, doodle, draft, draw, duplicate, enact, evoke, express, give words to, hatch, hit off, image, impersonate, interpret, limn, map, notate, outline, paint, paint a picture, pencil, personate, photograph, picturize, play a part, play a role, play opposite, pose as, print, register, render, reproduce, rub, schematize, scratch, scumble, set forth, shade, show, stencil, support, sustain a part, symbolize, take a part, take a rubbing, tint, trace, trace out, trace over, write
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