Pronunciation of Represent
/ɹˌɛpɹɪzˈɛnt/, /ɹˌɛpɹɪzˈɛnt/, /ɹ_ˌɛ_p_ɹ_ɪ_z_ˈɛ_n_t/

Synonyms for represent:

Sense 2 (noun)

enact, picture, describe.

Sense 3 (noun)

designate, go, denote, express, impersonate.

Sense 4 (noun)

come down to, feature, characterize, enter into.

Sense 5 (noun)

identify, limn, betray, indicate, proclaim.

Sense 6 (noun)

stand, canvass, campaign, get in.

Sense 7 (noun)

perform, rate, play-act, peg, credit with, term, brand.

Sense 8 (noun)

duel, ride, race, contest, enter, take up.

represent (noun)

correspond, defend, constitute, play, map, lay out, comprise, make up, present, stage, act, exemplify, typify, symbolise, be, stand for, symbolize, interpret.

depict, show (verb)

render, picture, denote, illustrate, draft, sketch, outline, limn, describe, interpret, portray, designate, delineate.

outline (verb)

draft, form, contour, draw, delineate, plan, profile, sketch, figure, trace, frame, circumscribe.

present image of; symbolize (verb)

epitomize, express, mean, exhibit, embody, perform, stand for, betoken, impersonate, imitate, exemplify, be, copy, typify, show, enact, personify, act as, stage, equate, Emblematize, substitute, put on, equal.

represent (verb)

depict, replicate, illustrate, cast, photograph, outline, copy, simulate, ape, portray, render, approximate, model, duplicate, silhouette.

stative (verb)

correspond, stand for.

substitute (verb)

exchange, swap, replace, commute, substitute, subrogate, displace, trade, alternate, supersede, supplant, change, second, imitate, switch.

Sense 1

identify, presage, point to, outvote, stand against, prefigure, denote, augur, come into, mark out, benchmark, tell, enter into, pass for, come down to, limn, play-act, set apart, betoken, credit with, constituent, scrape into, smack of.

Sense 2

declare, infiltrate, herald, contest, define, fill in.

Sense 3

descend, proclaim, indicate, canvass, designate, stump.

Sense 4

feature, belong to, ballot, enact.

Sense 5

campaign, duel, brand, rate, betray, signal, team, express, get in, spell.

Sense 6

picture, replay, perform, race, speak.

Sense 7

enter, get into, attach.

Sense 8

peg, ride, rally, guest, qualify, take up.

Sense 9

go, mark, defense, lie, pull.

Sense 10


Sense 11


Sense 12

clash, shoot, carry.

Sense 13


Sense 17

put on.



bring forward

trot out.










trot out.


point to.





Other synonyms and related words:

diddle, hold still for, DO, betray, roleplay, nominate, wreak, comprise, fit, go, present, appoint, prefigure, demo, deliver, identify, translate, embody, instantiate, fend for, be, spell, make for, define, exemplify, fight back, betoken, defense, take on, act as, describe, stage, bring, express, map, re-create, dally, follow, consist, settle, run, speak, recreate, intend, indicate, face, mark, carry, epitomise, compensate, constitute, move, set, make up, perform, stump, fabricate, see, award, act, playact, fight, qualify, signify, behave, pay, typify, equate, play, stand, match, guest, show, fight down, pose, set up, picture, impersonate, posed, lay out, defend, maintain, enact, Emblematize, introduce, equal, manufacture, patch up, flirt, pretend, found, catch up with, arrange, pass for, meet, acquaint, personify, emote, fiddle, trot out, brand, demonstrate, signal, bet, pay off, symbolize, name, declare, construe, cost, interpret, mean, herald, agree, gift, invent, characterize, correspond, instance, constituent, support, epitomize, play-act, duel, confront, plant, denote, stand for, exist, check, point to, conciliate, reconcile, understand, encounter, rate, put on, give, enter, institute, establish, symbolise, limn, map out, read, live, make, proclaim, designate, contain, champion, tell, guard, dissemble, attach, exhibit, incorporate, shoot, hold, jibe, paint, gibe.

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