noun see depict

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • depicter — noun A person who depicts (a specified subject) …   Wiktionary

  • depicter — n. describer, portrayer, one who represents or delineates …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • depicter — depictˈer or depictˈor noun • • • Main Entry: ↑depict …   Useful english dictionary

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  • depict — depicter, depictor, n. depiction, n. depictive, adj. /di pikt /, v.t. 1. to represent by or as if by painting; portray; delineate. 2. to represent or characterize in words; describe. [1625 35; < L depictus (ptp. of depingere), equiv. to de DE +… …   Universalium

  • depict — transitive verb Etymology: Latin depictus, past participle of depingere, from de + pingere to paint more at paint Date: 15th century 1. to represent by or as if by a picture < a mural depicting a famous battle > 2. describe 1 • depicte …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Nicolas Lancret — Le jeu des quatre coins by Nicolas Lancret Nicolas Lancret (22 January 1690 – 14 September 1743), French painter, was born in Paris, and became a brilliant depicter of light comedy which reflected the tastes and manners of French society under… …   Wikipedia

  • Tibor Dery — (originally Deutsch) was a Hungarian writer, born in Budapest in 1894. In his early years he was a supporter of communism, but after being dispelled from the ranks of the Hungarian Communist Party in 1953 he started writing satire on the… …   Wikipedia

  • depict — [dɪ pɪkt] verb represent by a drawing, painting, or other art form. ↘portray in words. Derivatives depicter noun depiction noun depictive adjective Origin ME: from L. depict , depingere, from de completely + pingere to paint …   English new terms dictionary

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