Synonyms of profile


1. profile, chart

usage: an analysis (often in graphical form) representing the extent to which something exhibits various characteristics; "a biochemical profile of blood"; "a psychological profile of serial killers"

2. profile, side view

usage: an outline of something (especially a human face as seen from one side)

3. profile, biography, life, life story, life history

usage: biographical sketch

4. visibility, profile, salience, saliency, strikingness

usage: degree of exposure to public notice; "that candidate does not have sufficient visibility to win an election"

5. profile, cross section

usage: a vertical section of the Earth's crust showing the different horizons or layers


1. profile, write, compose, pen, indite

usage: write about; "The author of this article profiles a famous painter"

2. profile, represent, interpret

usage: represent in profile, by drawing or painting

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