To explain or tell the meaning of; to expound; to translate orally into intelligible or familiar language or terms; to decipher; to define; -- applied especially to language, but also to dreams, signs, conduct, mysteries, etc.; as, to interpret the Hebrew language to an Englishman; to interpret an Indian speech.
To draw; depict
To draw or trace with or as with lines
To draw (a line or figure); sketch; delineate.
Depict is to describe, show or paint a picture either literally or in words.
To account for something means to give it consideration or value.
To write an account of for presentation to others or for publication, as in a newspaper
To identify (a person) as a potentially prominent performer:
To consider oneself as sharing certain characteristics or attitudes as another:
State means to speak or say something.
To present in words; describe, state, or set forth
To tell the story of or give an account of; narrate; recount
To tell in detail; narrate or describe in sequence and at length
To tell over; to relate in detail; to recite; to tell or narrate the particulars of; to rehearse; to enumerate; as, to recount one's blessings.
To tell in detail; give an account of; narrate; relate
To portray is to depict or describe something or someone in a certain way.
To represent in or with a picture.
To give or write an outline, or the main points, of
To narrate is to tell a story, or to tell what happened.
To outline or highlight
Illustrate is defined as to make clear or to tell a story using drawings, pictures, examples or comparisons.
To set forth in words; state:
To account for; state reasons for
(Archaic) To utter or tell
To explain in detail
To give a name or title to; characterize:
To determine or state the extent and nature of; describe exactly
To characterize is to describe something by its distinctive and unique features.
To adorn (a page of a book, for example) with ornamental designs, images, or lettering in brilliant colors or precious metals.
To call by a term; name
To identify or designate with a descriptive term; describe or classify:
Paint is defined as to cover with paint, to create a picture with paint, or to create an imaginary, colorful picture.
To be a typical example of:
Elucidate is defined as to make something clear.
To state or name individually or in detail; itemize
To bestow; to confer.
To express in other words; esp., to translate
To create an image of.
To embarrass; disconcert; abash
To designate, mention, or refer to by name
To be an essential characteristic of; characterize
To communicate by speech or writing; express with words:
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