A figure of speech in which inanimate objects or abstractions are endowed with human qualities or are represented as possessing human form, as in Hunger sat shivering on the road or Flowers danced about the lawn.
A person or thing thought of as representing some quality, thing, or idea; embodiment; perfect example
Find another word for representation. In this page you can discover 27 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for representation, like: description, narration, delineation, reproduction, copy, design, imitation, exhibition, enactment, personification and impersonation.
The right to representation is spreading around the world.
This class of representation ceases when the number of squares exceeds eight.
His preaching to the birds is a favourite representation of St Francis in art.
From 1585 two members were regularly returned; the number was reduced to one in 1867, and in 1885 the representation was merged in that of the county.
It comprises one-third of the representation in the House of Representatives, and perhaps a still larger proportion in the Senate.