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representar [ri.pri.sin.târ.] : represent (v.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: representar: represent ]
Synonyms: representa

Derivatives of representar

v. (stative)1. correspond, represent, stand fortake the place of or be parallel or equivalent to.; "Because of the sound changes in the course of history, an 'h' in Greek stands for an 's' in Latin"
~ equal, bebe identical or equivalent to.; "One dollar equals 1,000 rubles these days!"
v. (communication)2. represent, stand for, symbolise, symbolize, typifyexpress indirectly by an image, form, or model; be a symbol.; "What does the Statue of Liberty symbolize?"
~ mean, intendmean or intend to express or convey.; "You never understand what I mean!"; "what do his words intend?"
~ embody, personify, berepresent, as of a character on stage.; "Derek Jacobi was Hamlet"
~ epitomise, epitomize, typifyembody the essential characteristics of or be a typical example of.; "The fugue typifies Bach's style of composition"
v. (social)3. representbe representative or typical for.; "This period is represented by Beethoven"
~ instantiaterepresent by an instance.; "This word instantiates the usage that the linguists claimed to be typical for a certain dialect"
~ speak forbe a spokesperson for.; "He represents the Government's position"
~ behave the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun).; "John is rich"; "This is not a good answer"
v. (social)4. representbe a delegate or spokesperson for; represent somebody's interest or be a proxy or substitute for, as of politicians and office holders representing their constituents, or of a tenant representing other tenants in a housing dispute.; "I represent the silent majority"
~ servedo duty or hold offices; serve in a specific function.; "He served as head of the department for three years"; "She served in Congress for two terms"
v. (communication)5. representserve as a means of expressing something.; "The flower represents a young girl"
~ misrepresent, belierepresent falsely.; "This statement misrepresents my intentions"
~ give tongue to, utter, express, verbalise, verbalizearticulate; either verbally or with a cry, shout, or noise.; "She expressed her anger"; "He uttered a curse"
~ dramatise, dramatizerepresent something in a dramatic manner.; "These events dramatize the lack of social responsibility among today's youth"
~ portrayportray in words.; "The book portrays the actor as a selfish person"
~ embodyrepresent or express something abstract in tangible form.; "This painting embodies the feelings of the Romantic period"
v. (stative)6. exemplify, representbe characteristic of.; "This compositional style is exemplified by this fugue"
~ embody, personify, berepresent, as of a character on stage.; "Derek Jacobi was Hamlet"
v. (stative)7. be, comprise, constitute, make up, representform or compose.; "This money is my only income"; "The stone wall was the backdrop for the performance"; "These constitute my entire belonging"; "The children made up the chorus"; "This sum represents my entire income for a year"; "These few men comprise his entire army"
~ makeconstitute the essence of.; "Clothes make the man"
~ composeform the substance of.; "Greed and ambition composed his personality"
~ form, constitute, maketo compose or represent:.; "This wall forms the background of the stage setting"; "The branches made a roof"; "This makes a fine introduction"
~ straddle, rangerange or extend over; occupy a certain area.; "The plants straddle the entire state"
~ fall into, fall underbe included in or classified as.; "This falls under the rubric 'various'"
~ pose, presentintroduce.; "This poses an interesting question"
~ supplementserve as a supplement to.; "Vitamins supplemented his meager diet"
v. (social)8. defend, representbe the defense counsel for someone in a trial.; "Ms. Smith will represent the defendant"
v. (creation)9. interpret, representcreate an image or likeness of.; "The painter represented his wife as a young girl"
~ artistic creation, artistic production, artthe creation of beautiful or significant things.; "art does not need to be innovative to be good"; "I was never any good at art"; "he said that architecture is the art of wasting space beautifully"
~ re-createcreate anew.; "Re-create the boom of the West on a small scale"
~ carnalize, sensualizerepresent materialistically, as in a painting or a sculpture.
~ silhouetterepresent by a silhouette.
~ animalise, animalizerepresent in the form of an animal.
~ profilerepresent in profile, by drawing or painting.
~ paintmake a painting of.; "He painted his mistress many times"
~ capturesucceed in representing or expressing something intangible.; "capture the essence of Spring"; "capture an idea"
~ depict, picture, show, rendershow in, or as in, a picture.; "This scene depicts country life"; "the face of the child is rendered with much tenderness in this painting"
~ stylise, stylize, conventionalizerepresent according to a conventional style.; "a stylized female head"
~ mapmake a map of; show or establish the features of details of.; "map the surface of Venus"
~ limn, portray, depictmake a portrait of.; "Goya wanted to portray his mistress, the Duchess of Alba"
~ portray, presentrepresent abstractly, for example in a painting, drawing, or sculpture.; "The father is portrayed as a good-looking man in this painting"
~ drawrepresent by making a drawing of, as with a pencil, chalk, etc. on a surface.; "She drew an elephant"; "Draw me a horse"
~ mock up, modelconstruct a model of.; "model an airplane"
~ graph, chartrepresent by means of a graph.; "chart the data"
v. (creation)10. act, play, representplay a role or part.; "Gielgud played Hamlet"; "She wants to act Lady Macbeth, but she is too young for the role"; "She played the servant to her husband's master"
~ performing artsarts or skills that require public performance.
~ act as, act, playpretend to have certain qualities or state of mind.; "He acted the idiot"; "She plays deaf when the news are bad"
~ make believe, pretend, makerepresent fictitiously, as in a play, or pretend to be or act like.; "She makes like an actress"
~ re-createcreate anew.; "Re-create the boom of the West on a small scale"
~ playact, roleplay, act, playperform on a stage or theater.; "She acts in this play"; "He acted in `Julius Caesar'"; "I played in `A Christmas Carol'"
~ supportplay a subordinate role to (another performer).; "Olivier supported Gielgud beautifully in the second act"
~ playpretend to be somebody in the framework of a game or playful activity.; "Let's play like I am mommy"; "Play cowboy and Indians"
~ act out, enact, reenactact out; represent or perform as if in a play.; "She reenacted what had happened earlier that day"
~ act outrepresent an incident, state, or emotion by action, especially on stage.; "She could act neurotic anxiety"
~ impersonate, portrayassume or act the character of.; "She impersonates Madonna"; "The actor portrays an elderly, lonely man"
~ parodymake a spoof of or make fun of.
~ emotegive expression or emotion to, in a stage or movie role.
v. (creation)11. present, represent, stageperform (a play), especially on a stage.; "we are going to stage `Othello'"
~ performing artsarts or skills that require public performance.
~ re-createcreate anew.; "Re-create the boom of the West on a small scale"
~ localise, localize, set, placelocate.; "The film is set in Africa"
v. (communication)12. representdescribe or present, usually with respect to a particular quality.; "He represented this book as an example of the Russian 19th century novel"
~ describe, depict, drawgive a description of.; "He drew an elaborate plan of attack"
~ symbolise, symbolizerepresent or identify by using a symbol; use symbols.; "The poet symbolizes love in this poem"; "These painters believed that artists should symbolize"
~ actualise, actualizerepresent or describe realistically.
v. (communication)13. representpoint out or draw attention to in protest or remonstrance.; "our parents represented to us the need for more caution"
~ remonstrate, point outpresent and urge reasons in opposition.
v. (communication)14. lay out, present, representbring forward and present to the mind.; "We presented the arguments to him"; "We cannot represent this knowledge to our formal reason"
~ argue, reasonpresent reasons and arguments.
~ argue, indicategive evidence of.; "The evidence argues for your claim"; "The results indicate the need for more work"
~ spintwist and turn so as to give an intended interpretation.; "The President's spokesmen had to spin the story to make it less embarrassing"
~ say, state, tellexpress in words.; "He said that he wanted to marry her"; "tell me what is bothering you"; "state your opinion"; "state your name"
v. (change)15. map, representto establish a mapping (of mathematical elements or sets).
~ permute, transpose, commutechange the order or arrangement of.; "Dyslexics often transpose letters in a word"