Part of speech: verb

To picture; describe; represent vividly.

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Usage examples "depict":

  1. The long walls of these rooms presented a great surface suitable to decoration, and they were utilized to depict scenes from the underworld and the passage of Ra through it, so that the tombs became in fact representations of the land of the dead, and were so considered. - "The Egyptian Conception of Immortality", George Andrew Reisner.
  2. It is one of his most extraordinary powers that he was able to depict so many characters and so many life histories in so very few words. - "Essays on Russian Novelists", William Lyon Phelps.
  3. Who can depict their delight when, after waiting several days, during the night of December 5th they perceived the vehicle that was carrying their friends through space? - "The Moon-Voyage", Jules Verne.