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See definition of described on Dictionary.com
  • as inalleged
  • as indetailed
  • as inreported
  • as inrepresented
  • as inspecified

synonyms for described

  • purported
  • so-called
  • stated
  • supposed
  • averred
  • declared
  • pretended
  • professed
  • suspect
  • dubious
  • ostensible
  • questionable
  • suspicious
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antonyms for described

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  • certain
  • definite
  • sure
  • careless
  • false
  • imprecise
  • inaccurate
  • indefinite
  • inexact
  • questionable
  • simple
  • uncertain
  • vague
  • incomplete
  • needy
  • brief
  • cursory
  • nonspecific
  • sparing
  • uncomplicated
  • undetailed
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      How to use described in a sentence

      In 1998, she co-wrote a law review article, titled “Catholic Judges in Capital Cases,” that described the tensions.
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      She described the recent wave of mergers as “marriages of weakness,” not strength.
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      As we described it back in 2017, “The company’s app lets people find out who, nearby, is already heading out to a restaurant that they like, then tack on an order of their own.”
      WALMART IS BUYING JOYRUN ASSETS TO ADD ‘PEER-TO-PEER’ PRODUCT DELIVERYBRIAN HEATERNOVEMBER 20, 2020TECHCRUNCH
      In climate science, vulnerability generally describes the likelihood that a country will experience negative impacts from storms and other extreme weather events.
      NATURAL DISASTERS ARE INCREASING. THE WORLD’S POOREST ARE LEFT TO FEND FOR THEMSELVES.JARIEL ARVINNOVEMBER 20, 2020VOX
      A high school teacher in Arlington gave students a question that asked them to insert the name of a chemical element to fill out a sentence describing how George Floyd died beneath the knee of a Minneapolis police officer in May.
      VIRGINIA CHEMISTRY TEACHER ASKED STUDENTS TO INSERT ‘NEON . . . NECK’ TO DESCRIBE HOW GEORGE FLOYD DIEDHANNAH NATANSONNOVEMBER 19, 2020WASHINGTON POST
      The word several Fox people have used to describe him is “raw.”
      INSIDE AQIB TALIB’S ‘RAW’ BUT ‘REAL’ NFL ANNOUNCING DEBUTLES CARPENTERNOVEMBER 19, 2020WASHINGTON POST
      In the nearly three pages devoted to Posey, Custis described his carriage, skill, exacting demeanor and love of fine clothes, comparing him to a “veriest dandy.”
      GEORGE WASHINGTON’S 1795 THANKSGIVING CELEBRATED LIBERTY. BUT THE CHEF BEHIND THE FEAST HAD NONE.RAMIN GANESHRAMNOVEMBER 19, 2020WASHINGTON POST
      Visitors on a recent Tuesday described the museum as lonely, even somber.
      YOU HAVE UNTIL NOV. 22 TO VISIT THESE SIX SMITHSONIAN MUSEUMS. HERE’S WHAT TO EXPECT.KELSEY ABLESNOVEMBER 19, 2020WASHINGTON POST
      A journalist and psychologist attempts to answer that question while describing her journey.
      50 NOTABLE WORKS OF NONFICTION IN 2020NOVEMBER 19, 2020WASHINGTON POST
      He describes sheltering in place early on in the pandemic with a friend who has an autoimmune deficiency and lung disorder.
      A 28-YEAR-OLD ‘NERD’ IN BALTIMORE INVENTED A NEW TYPE OF MASK, AND TAPPED INTO THE STRANGENESS OF THIS 2020 HOLIDAY SEASONTHERESA VARGASNOVEMBER 18, 2020WASHINGTON POST
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      WORDS RELATED TO DESCRIBED

      • averred
      • declared
      • described
      • dubious
      • ostensible
      • pretended
      • professed
      • purported
      • questionable
      • so-called
      • stated
      • supposed
      • suspect
      • suspicious
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