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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Depict  \De*pict"\,  p.  p.  [L.  depictus  p.  p.  of  depingere  to 
  depict;  de-  +  pingere  to  paint.  See  {Paint},  and  cf 
  {Depaint},  p.  p.] 
  Depicted.  --Lydgate. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Depict  \De*pict"\,  p.  p.  [L.  depictus  p.  p.  of  depinger?  to 
  depict;  de-  +  pingere  to  paint.  See  {Paint},  and  cf 
  {Depaint},  p.  p.] 
  Depicted.  --Lydgate. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Depict  \De*pict"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Depicted};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Depicting}.] 
  1.  To  form  a  colored  likeness  of  to  represent  by  a  picture; 
  to  paint;  to  portray. 
 
  His  arms  are  fairly  depicted  in  his  chamber. 
  --Fuller. 
 
  2.  To  represent  in  words  to  describe  vividly. 
 
  C[ae]sar's  gout  was  then  depicted  in  energetic 
  language.  --Motley. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  depict 
  v  1:  show  in  or  as  in  a  picture;  "This  scene  depicts  country 
  life"  [syn:  {picture},  {show}] 
  2:  give  a  description  of  "He  drew  an  elaborate  plan  of  attack" 
  [syn:  {describe},  {draw}] 
  3:  make  a  portrait  of:  "showing  society  what  it  looked 
  like..portraying..its  ugliness  and  its  beauties.."  [syn:  {portray}, 
  {limn}] 




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