Part of speech: verb

To give the characteristics of; represent; delineate.

Part of speech: verb

To make a description.

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Usage examples "describe":

  1. She can scarcely believe that Ashatea is the interesting creature I describe her." - "Afar in the Forest", W.H.G. Kingston.
  2. It makes me cry to think what she must have felt, dear sweet thing; but such a day as that one was, Laura, I cannot describe, and you cannot imagine. - "Fated to Be Free", Jean Ingelow.
  3. She will be- I can't think of a word to describe it. - "Kent Knowles: Quahaug", Joseph C. Lincoln.