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Synonyms for depiction

Synonyms for depiction

the act or process of describing in lifelike imagery

Synonyms for depiction

a representation by picture or portraiture

a drawing of the outlines of forms or objects

representation by drawing or painting etc

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She told RTE's Today with Sean O'Rourke: "I was a bit troubled by the depiction of Brian Lenihan Snr.
After a close analysis of every depiction, seven clusters were defined: Group I comprised some complex engravings with arms and legs represented by two lines, very detailed facial features, and what is usually interpreted as clothes and sometimes jewellery.
This is the first monograph to critically examine how depictions of reading women contributed to changing notions of female agency and gender roles and the blurring of distinctions between public and private spaces.
Today, such documents visually summarise information with charts, graphs, diagrams and other static depictions.
Shiites allow the depiction of prophets, but Sunnis totally reject it," they said.
Depiction is the form of representation distinctive of figurative paintings, drawings, and photographs.
But in a correct depiction, the hind leg would be forward too, having moved before the foreleg.
I agree completely with what Rajendra Aneja has to say about the movie Slumdog Millionaire 'Grim Depiction,' (GDN, January 30).
The Brady Bunch once struck controversy with its depiction of divorce and remarriage for a family.
Thus in the movie depiction, loose lips resulted in the KGB being able to tip off Castro, who then took preemptive military action, resulting in the failure of the Bay of Pigs invasion.
These references to the Bible's second book anticipate Revelation's depiction of Christ as the [Passover] Lamb, beginning in chapter 5, and the abiding theme throughout of God's miraculous deliverance of God's people from oppression.
Wardi clearly conveys both Toomer's intense connection to the land and black people, as well as his depiction of the omnipresence of terror and death.
NZNO has been awarded a 2005 Golden Lamp Award by the United States Center for Nursing Advocacy for the depiction of its "MIA"--Missing in Action--campaign in the media.
Mockey's Revinge is very highly recommended for its clever and interesting depiction of a young woman's comedic perspective.
And what is arresting is precisely the extraordinary accuracy, as it seems to one, of the depiction of an entire range of small-scale, unemphatic, but nevertheless intensely photogenic gestures, expressions, postures, and pieces of behavior: for example, the small-scale gesture--scarcely more than a tensing of the wrist--of Musharraf's partly open left hand as he makes his point; the downward cast of Soros's head and his inscrutable, almost sullen-seeming facial expression as he plays with something on the tablecloth with his left hand; and the diffident demeanor of the third man who sits with both elbows on the table and his hands clasped.