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Synonyms for represent

act for

Synonyms

  • act for
  • speak for
  • appear for
  • speak on behalf of
  • be the representative of

stand for

Synonyms

  • stand for
  • substitute for
  • play the part of
  • assume the role of
  • serve as

play for

Synonyms

  • play for
  • appear for
  • be a member of the team

constitute

express

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represent someone as something or someone: make out to be

Synonyms

  • make out to be
  • claim to be
  • describe as

represent yourself as something or someone: pass yourself off as

Synonyms

  • pass yourself off as
  • claim to be
  • pose as
  • pretend to be
  • purport to be
  • profess to be
  • present yourself as

Synonyms for represent

to serve as an example, image, or symbol of

to serve as an official delegate of

Synonyms for represent

take the place of or be parallel or equivalent to

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express indirectly by an image, form, or model

be representative or typical for

be a delegate or spokesperson for

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be characteristic of

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be the defense counsel for someone in a trial

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perform (a play), especially on a stage

describe or present, usually with respect to a particular quality

point out or draw attention to in protest or remonstrance

bring forward and present to the mind

to establish a mapping (of mathematical elements or sets)

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As a last scene, a "human pyramid" had been announced, in which fifty Long Noses were to represent the Car of Juggernaut.
The state represents their common agreement, force their failure to make that agreement complete.
The intervals between the horizontal lines in the diagram, may represent each a thousand generations; but it would have been better if each had represented ten thousand generations.
If then our diagram be assumed to represent a considerable amount of modification, species (A) and all the earlier varieties will have become extinct, having been replaced by eight new species (a14 to m14); and (I) will have been replaced by six (n14 to z14) new species.
In the diagram, each horizontal line has hitherto been supposed to represent a thousand generations, but each may represent a million or hundred million generations, and likewise a section of the successive strata of the earth's crust including extinct remains.
The green and budding twigs may represent existing species; and those produced during each former year may represent the long succession of extinct species.
Thus in a succession of characters Plato represents the successive stages of morality, beginning with the Athenian gentleman of the olden time, who is followed by the practical man of that day regulating his life by proverbs and saws; to him succeeds the wild generalization of the Sophists, and lastly come the young disciples of the great teacher, who know the sophistical arguments but will not be convinced by them, and desire to go deeper into the nature of things.
The artist designed the "Women of Mercy" panels, then came to the school to work with the students in painting 16 women to represent the 14 corporal and spiritual works of mercy.
BancWest would remain the eighth largest insured depository organization in California, controlling deposits of approximately $17 billion, which represent approximately 3 percent of the total amount of deposits of insured depository institutions in the state.
BSUs represent the I/O load imposed by the application's user population against ASUs.
And Chicago, with nearly 3 million people, has 50 council members working to represent about 58,000 citizens each.
However, both films try to represent competing values and conflicted relationships; therefore, they could be described as religious, even though she is uncomfortable doing so.
Voters, lobbyists and even House incumbents face confusing comings and goings this year as lawmakers attempt to represent their current constituents while seeking re-election in new, reapportioned districts.
The certificates represent ownership interests in a trust fund that consists of five pools of mortgage loans.
How can reducing the number of seats that represent parts of the Valley from seven to five increase the Valley's voice in city government?