Student Thesaurus

One entry found for represent.
Entry Word: represent
Function: verb
Text: 1 to point out the chief quality or qualities of an individual or group <the writer of the magazine article represented the students at the academy as a bunch of spoiled brats> -- see CHARACTERIZE 1
2 to present a picture of <a painting representing the ocean at sunrise> -- see PICTURE 1
3 to serve as a material counterpart of <this orange represents the sun and this pea represents the Earth> -- see SYMBOLIZE 1