Free dictionary and thesaurus of English. Definitions, synonyms, antonyms and more...
Hint:double-click any word to get it searched!
Verbrepresent has 15 senses
represent, stand for, correspond - take 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" --1is one way toequal, be
exemplify, represent - be characteristic of; "This compositional style is exemplified by this fugue" --6is one way toembody, be, personify Sample sentences: Something ----s somebody Something ----s something
constitute, represent, make up, comprise, be - form 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" Sample sentences: Somebody ----s something Something ----s something
defend, represent - be the defense counsel for someone in a trial; "Ms. Smith will represent the defendant"
act, play, represent - play 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" --10is one way tore-create