Synonyms for describe
- convey image
- make apparent
- make clear
- make sense of
- make vivid
- mark out
- write up
Antonyms for describe
- mix up
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DESCRIBE
"Better not try to describe her—while I'm by, you know," said Mrs. Drelmer, sympathetically.
But how shall I describe his face when major Marvel entered!
(b) Describe the filling and closing of jars in this method.
I should like to describe that evening; but it is really worse to describe than the boys.
Describe the preparation of oranges for salads and desserts.
I will not attempt to describe my astonishment in reading the note this moment received from you.
Dumbfounded was a colorless word to describe her state of mind.
So, when I tried to describe the most charming girl of whom I could think, I was describing you.
It was a beautiful sight; but I am not going to describe it here.
Positively I will not describe wedding-dresses, or a procession to church.
early 13c., descriven, from Old French descrivre, descrire (13c.), from Latin describere "to write down, copy; sketch, represent" (see description). Reconstructed with Latin spelling 16c. Related: Describable; described, describes, describing.