What does the word represent mean?

Usage examples for represent

  1. This work does not represent what he desired to make it. – The History of the Negro Church by Carter Godwin Woodson
  2. " But the same man does not usually do both things in one day," you represent to him. – Home Life in Germany by Mrs. Alfred Sidgwick
  3. If French musicians are to be given a place in German Musikfeste, French people must be allowed to choose the works that are to represent them. – Musicians of To-Day by Romain Rolland Commentator: Claude Landi