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Synonyms for depicting

a representation by picture or portraiture

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As the story of 'Agnes Grey' was accused of extravagant over-colouring in those very parts that were carefully copied from the life, with a most scrupulous avoidance of all exaggeration, so, in the present work, I find myself censured for depicting CON AMORE, with 'a morbid love of the coarse, if not of the brutal,' those scenes which, I will venture to say, have not been more painful for the most fastidious of my critics to read than they were for me to describe.
MUSCAT: The Central Bank of Oman (CBO) has issued gold and silver commemorative coins on the occasion of the inauguration the Royal Opera House and a silver coin depicting the coloured logo of Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) to commemorate the silver jubilee of the university.
Muscat, Nov 21 (ONA) The Central Bank of Oman (CBO) has issued a commemorative silver coin depicting coloured logo of Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) to commemorate 25 years of inauguration SQU (Silver Jubilee).
The fifth mosaic shows two scenes: one depicting a lion chasing a stag and the other shown a rooster and a hen plucking a branch with a small serpent between them.
Two other labels--Les Sans Culottes, depicting Delacroix's painting Liberty Leading the People and Rose de Gambrinus, featuring a painting of the king of Flanders sitting with a bare-breasted woman--were denied licensing.
More than 20 Chinese religious prints and paintings depicting the Buddhist and Daoist concepts of heaven or hell as well as deities worshipped by believers are on exhibit at the Herman Herzog Levy Gallery at Toronto's Royal Ontario Museum until May 2007.
DWP Holiday Lights Festival: featuring a mile-long stretch of lighted displays depicting various seasonal messages.
The University of Saskatchewan's student newspaper, The Sheaf, in March 2006 published a cartoon depicting Jesus performing oral sex on a pig, with the caption: "Go on, it's okay, it's kosher if you don't swallow.
Ferguson is an engaging novel depicting the lives of Scott Chad (an American mineralogical surveyor, geologist, and amateur archeologist), his partner Samuel Rogowski, and a spy sent from the Israeli secret intelligence named Julia Apostoli, as they excavate a lost tomb in the desert outside of Cairo.
She has chosen these as the only major English poems that both use a stable persona to depict an individual encounter with God, and take a public approach to the encounter, with their climaxes depicting one or more of the central moments of salvation history.
The prizewinning cartoonists specialize in cleverly depicting metaphors and fantasies as real: Jeremy's mother is shown literally talking her head off, for example, while Jeremy and his father are depicted as sumo wrestlers in a tussle to get Jeremy to put out the garbage.
In early June at the behest of a local Religious Right activist, the Tulsa Park and Recreation Board voted to allow an exhibit at the Tulsa Zoo depicting the biblical account of God's creation of the world, as described in the Book of Genesis.
All wear white and either hop up and down or jog in place (one can't tell which since the troupe is revealed only from waist up) to a sound track of foot-steps and droning music in front of a backdrop depicting a spiral galaxy.
At the center is a scene depicting a Quaker and a Native American with the Hudson River in the background.
More than sixty full-color oil and watercolors depicting Morrison's abstract and figurative paintings provide the reader with the basis for appreciating the artist's subtly comic, religious, philosophical, and political viewpoints as depicted in his paintings--some of which are included in the Smithsonian Institution and the Art Institute of Chicago, among other prestigious museums and collections around the country.