Synonyms of depiction


1. word picture, word-painting, delineation, depiction, picture, characterization, characterisation, description, verbal description

usage: a graphic or vivid verbal description; "too often the narrative was interrupted by long word pictures"; "the author gives a depressing picture of life in Poland"; "the pamphlet contained brief characterizations of famous Vermonters"

2. depicting, depiction, portraying, portrayal, representational process

usage: a representation by picture or portraiture

3. delineation, depiction, limning, line drawing, drawing

usage: a drawing of the outlines of forms or objects

4. depiction, delineation, portrayal, pictorial representation, picturing

usage: representation by drawing or painting etc

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