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synonyms for depiction

  • drawing
  • illustration
  • image
  • likeness
  • picture
  • portrayal
  • representation
  • sketch
  • delineation
  • outline
  • portraiture
  • presentment
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He suspected that she had unconsciously registered the rotting stairs, and her dream was a vivid depiction of the threat.
IN OUR DREAMS, A THEATER OF THE UNCONSCIOUSNICK ROMEOJANUARY 22, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Some of the depictions of landscapes are actual and unaltered.
IN THE GALLERIES: MIDDLE EAST ARTISTS EXAMINE SHELTERING IN PLACE AMID PANDEMICMARK JENKINSJANUARY 15, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The gorgeous ocean-floor depictions were included as poster-sized supplements in issues of National Geographic magazine between 1967 and 1971.
MARIE THARP’S GROUNDBREAKING MAPS BROUGHT THE SEAFLOOR TO THE WORLDBETSY MASONJANUARY 13, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Numerous critics have argued that the burden of an accurate depiction of history would be too unduly heavy for a lightweight story like Bridgerton to bear.
THE DEBATE OVER BRIDGERTON AND RACEAJA ROMANOJANUARY 7, 2021VOX
By refusing to show us a “true” depiction of the Isu civilization, and viewing it only through the lens of cultures we know, we begin to have a deeper connection to the past, even as the truth remains forever obscured from us.
HOW ‘ASSASSIN’S CREED VALHALLA’ MAKES SENSE OF STORIES ABOUT VIKINGS, PIRATES AND GEORGE WASHINGTONGENE PARKJANUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Some Conservatives have criticized the program’s depiction of Thatcher, played by Gillian Anderson.
NETFLIX REJECTS CALLS TO ADD DISCLAIMER TO ‘THE CROWN’EHINCHLIFFEDECEMBER 6, 2020FORTUNE
Working in health care brings the full range of human emotion, and we wanted to represent an honest depiction of that in the stories we told and the people we worked with.
THIS NEW SNEAKER BRAND IS MEANT FOR HEALTH CARE WORKERSRACHEL KINGDECEMBER 6, 2020FORTUNE
More common are depictions of everyday life, such as a screenshot of a virtual classroom.
A COVID-19 TIME CAPSULE CAPTURES PANDEMIC MOMENTS FOR FUTURE RESEARCHERSSUJATA GUPTADECEMBER 2, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Like many of us, Elle Lorraine learned to define “bad hair” by the limited depictions of “good hair” she saw in media.
WHY ELLE LORRAINE IS SCARY GOOD IN ‘BAD HAIR’CMURRAYOCTOBER 22, 2020ESSENCE.COM
In Nollywood – the country’s film industry – early depictions were constructed by non-LGBTI people who seemed to latch on public inquisitiveness for financial gains.
HOW YOUNG, QUEER NIGERIANS USE TWITTER TO SHAPE IDENTITY AND FIGHT HOMOPHOBIALGBTQ-EDITOROCTOBER 14, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
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WORDS RELATED TO DEPICTION

  • assuming
  • characterization
  • depiction
  • dramatics
  • enacting
  • enactment
  • feigning
  • hamming
  • histrionics
  • imitating
  • imitation
  • impersonation
  • improvisation
  • mime
  • mimicry
  • pantomime
  • performance
  • play acting
  • playing
  • portrayal
  • portraying
  • posing
  • posturing
  • pretending
  • pretense
  • putting
  • rendition
  • seeming
  • showing off
  • stagecraft
  • stooging
  • theatre
  • theatricals
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