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See definition of describing on Dictionary.com
  • as indescriptive
  • as inrepresenting
  • as inreporting

synonyms for describing

  • definitive
  • detailed
  • eloquent
  • expressive
  • identifying
  • illuminating
  • pictorial
  • revealing
  • vivid
  • anecdotic
  • characteristic
  • characterizing
  • circumstantial
  • classificatory
  • clear
  • delineative
  • depictive
  • designating
  • explicative
  • expository
  • extended
  • graphic
  • illuminative
  • illustrative
  • indicative
  • interpretive
  • lifelike
  • narrative
  • particularized
  • picturesque
  • specific
  • true to life
  • characterizing
  • defining
  • delineating
  • depicting
  • exhibiting
  • interpreting
  • mirroring
  • picturing
  • portraying
  • presenting
  • reporting
  • reproducing
  • revealing
  • showing
  • symbolizing

antonyms for describing

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  • dull
  • confusing
  • cursory
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    How to use describing in a sentence

    He also described reading widely to buttress his leadership skills—mostly biographies of figures like Steve Jobs, Albert Einstein and Howard Hughes, but also science treatises like Steven Wolfram’s A Project to Find the Fundament Theories of Physics.
    ROBINHOOD CO-FOUNDER STEPS DOWN AS CO-CEO, LEAVING VLAD TENEV AS SOLE CHIEF AHEAD OF A RUMORED IPOJEFFNOVEMBER 20, 2020FORTUNE
    Thoughtful, personal communication has also been key, said Mark Hoplamazian, CEO of Hyatt Hotels, who describes the year for the company and the travel industry as “extraordinarily painful.”
    WHY REMOTE WORK MAY BE HARDEST ON JUNIOR EMPLOYEESERIKA FRYNOVEMBER 20, 2020FORTUNE
    That’s the word Superintendent Cindy Marten chose to describe the state of the district during her annual speech this week.
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    “Unstoppable” is not exactly the adjective that Delphine Duckett, a grandmother of six, would have chosen to describe the district’s operations.
    THE LEARNING CURVE: EVEN WITH SCHOOLS CLOSED, STATE OF DISTRICT ‘UNSTOPPABLE’WILL HUNTSBERRYNOVEMBER 19, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
    In order to properly classify mosaics, Domokos started describing them with two numbers.
    SCIENTISTS UNCOVER THE UNIVERSAL GEOMETRY OF GEOLOGYJOSHUA SOKOLNOVEMBER 19, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
    Kendall said he left the voicemail on June 1 telling the woman that while they didn’t know each other, he had read a letter describing harassment by the attorney general and offered to put her in touch with a lawyer if she needed one.
    JUNIOR STAFFER SAYS TOP ALASKA OFFICIAL TOLD HER TO KEEP ALLEGATIONS OF MISCONDUCT SECRETBY KYLE HOPKINS, ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWSNOVEMBER 18, 2020PROPUBLICA
    The scenarios described cover multiple sectors—chemical, transportation, health care, and public health, and possibly more.
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    The researchers described their findings online October 5 in Nature Climate Change.
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    Another challenge, Sadigh says, is that the approach assumes knowledge of the best way to describe a collaborator’s behavior.
    THE KEY TO SMARTER ROBOT COLLABORATORS MAY BE MORE SIMPLICITYKAREN HAONOVEMBER 13, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
    Because of the pandemic, none of the people I spoke to planned to visit the memorial on Veterans Day, but they all described wanting to eventually see it up close.
    BEHIND A NATIONAL MEMORIAL FOR NATIVE AMERICAN VETERANS, STORIES OF SLOW LOSS, SWIFT CHANGE AND BOOTS TWO SIZES TOO BIGTHERESA VARGASNOVEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
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    WORDS RELATED TO DESCRIBING

    • announcing
    • broadcasting
    • coverage
    • describing
    • informing
    • journalism
    • making public
    • narrating
    • newscasting
    • recording
    • recounting
    • summarizing
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