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Another word for limn

  1. To present a lifelike image of

      1. To describe or characterize in words:
      2. To mark, form, or show the outline or border of:
      3. To show or contain a distinguishing characteristic of; distinguish:
      1. To render a representation of something, using words, sounds, images, or other means.
      2. To represent in a drawing, painting, sculpture, etc.; portray; picture
      3. To picture in words; describe
      1. To tell or write about; give a detailed account of
      2. To move through space in such a way as to represent or conform to (the outline of a given shape)
      3. To picture in words
      1. To picture, represent, or symbolize in music, art, etc.
      2. To show by sign; symbolize; signify
      3. To manifest or communicate, as by a gesture; show:
      1. (Computers) To print (a file) using a laser printer, imagesetter, direct-to-plate press, or similar device.
      2. To describe, especially so vividly as to evoke a mental picture:
      3. To picture mentally; imagine or visualize:
      1. To form a mental image of; visualize:
      2. To describe or explain
      3. To form a mental picture or impression of; imagine
      1. (Figuratively) To describe in words; to convey.
      2. To describe or depict in a certain way:
      3. To represent dramatically, as on the stage:
      1. To perform or interpret by performance; recite (a poem), play (music), treat (a subject, as in painting), act out (a role)
      2. To give, hand over, deliver, present, or submit, as for approval, consideration, payment, etc.
      3. To express in other words; esp., to translate
      1. To draw attention to by way of remonstrance or protest:
      2. To describe or put forward (a person or thing) as an embodiment of a specified quality:
      3. To serve as a specimen, example, type, or instance of; exemplify or typify
      1. (Slang) To make an appearance; show up:
      2. To cause or allow to be seen; display:
      3. To enter (animals, flowers, etc.) in a competitive show
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