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illustrate

see definition of illustrate
  • verbdemonstrate, exemplify
  • verbexplain by drawing, decorating
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Synonyms for illustrate

verb demonstrate, exemplify
  • clarify
  • delineate
  • depict
  • embody
  • emphasize
  • epitomize
  • exhibit
  • explain
  • expose
  • highlight
  • illuminate
  • interpret
  • lay out
  • manifest
  • mark
  • mirror
  • personify
  • point up
  • portray
  • represent
  • reveal
  • spotlight
  • symbolize
  • typify
  • allegorize
  • clear
  • disclose
  • elucidate
  • evidence
  • evince
  • expound
  • imitate
  • instance
  • picture
  • proclaim
  • show
  • vivify
  • bring home
  • clear up
  • draw a picture
  • emblematize
  • get across
  • get over
  • limelight
  • make clear
  • make plain
  • ostend
  • show and tell

Antonyms for illustrate

  • complicate
  • conceal
  • confuse
  • cover
  • hide
  • obscure
  • save
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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adduce

verb. affirm
  • cite
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  • point out
  • prove
  • show
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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