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verb as in depict

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Why I even remember when Bill Frist was limned as some kind of great sage.

Between each group of figures the face of the rock was scored with mysterious signs and rudely limned weapons of war and chase.

One moment he was limned in the glow of the flashlight, then gunfire made a blasting hell of that fourth floor.

His light flashed out at the motor, riding perched on its swivel, limned against cold, hard points of light that were the stars.

There was no need now to map out a course of action; he had limned that in the main before leaving Newport.

There was no suggestion of a body, only that majestic head crowned with hyacinthine locks and limned in lambent fire.

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On this page you'll find 5 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to limned, such as: delineate, represent, draw, describe, and paint.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.