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noun as in description, rendering

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His oil paintings have evolved into more mature depictions and advanced techniques.

He rests lavishly, depicted in a marble sarcophagus that stares up for eternity at the carved depictions of his life story.

While many of these depictions play into bisexual erasure, others reinforce harmful bisexual stereotypes.

These depictions tend to be rather, shall we say, pyrotechnic.

Depictions of fatherhood on the flatscreen have also made notable progress recently.

He finally thought he saw a halo around the orator's head, like the one seen in the old masters' depictions of saints.

In art it means sympathy in studying fellow-man and an attempt to tell the truth about him in all artistic depictions.

The emotional depictions of such episodes are at best but remote reflexes of reality.

Was there pose in these depictions of Mr. Hugo Canning as a morose recluse?


On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to depictions, such as: picture, sketch, likeness, image, illustration, and representation.

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