To describe or depict with words or gestures.
Depict is to describe, show or paint a picture either literally or in words.
To achieve or imitate the characteristics or effect of
To behave in an overdramatic or artificial manner.
To undergo copying:
To state the precise meaning of (a word or sense of a word, for example).
To trace the form or outline of:
Imitate is defined as to copy or use something as a model.
To imitate the appearance, voice, or manner of; mimic:
To make a parody of something.
To play (a role).
To hear clearly or understand something said by radio communication:
To formulate or devise from evidence or data at hand:
To act (something) out, as on a stage:
To prearrange (a contest) so as to ensure a desired fraudulent outcome; fix:
(Computers) To print (a file) using a laser printer, imagesetter, direct-to-plate press, or similar device.
To describe or depict by painting or drawing.
To describe colorfully or vividly; depict in words
To describe or explain
To use or move (a card or piece) in a game:
To act as a spokesperson for.
Show is defined as to bring into view, teach, or display.
To give a brief description of; outline
To represent in a drawing or painting, especially in perspective.
(Slang) To perform a sexual act upon; specif., to have sexual intercourse with
To carry out or execute an action or process; esp., to take part in a musical program, act in a play, dance, etc. before an audience
(Chiefly archaic) To initiate a legal action against someone.
To play the part of
To characterize is to describe something by its distinctive and unique features.
To copy or imitate closely, especially in speech, expression, and gesture:
To use in place of something else, with the same function.
Find another word for portray. In this page you can discover 43 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for portray, like: delineate, depict, simulate, play-act, reproduce, define, describe, imitate, impersonate, parody and act.