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depict
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

6 uses
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Definition
to portray (show or represent) something — usually with a picture or words
  • Surprise, horror, loathing were depicted on all faces while he eyed them with a ghostly grin.
    Episode 14 — Oxen Of The Sun (63% in)
  • The scenes depicted on the emunctory field, showing our ancient duns and raths and cromlechs and grianauns and seats of learning and maledictive stones, are as wonderfully beautiful and the pigments as delicate as when the Sligo illuminators gave free rein to their artistic fantasy long long ago in the time of the Barmecides.
    Episode 12 — Cyclops (75% in)
  • Though not an implicit believer in the lurid story narrated (or the eggsniping transaction for that matter despite William Tell and the Lazarillo-Don Cesar de Bazan incident depicted in Maritana on which occasion the former's ball passed through the latter's hat) having detected a discrepancy between his name (assuming he was the person he represented himself to be and not sailing under false colours after having boxed the compass on the strict q.t. somewhere) and the fictitious...
    Episode 16 — Eumaeus (25% in)
  • Did he depict the scene verbally for his guest to see?
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (28% in)
  • Visually, Stephen's: The traditional figure of hypostasis, depicted by Johannes Damascenus, Lentulus Romanus and Epiphanius Monachus as leucodermic, sesquipedalian with winedark hair.
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (34% in)
  • Narrator: reclined laterally, left, with right and left legs flexed, the index finger and thumb of the right hand resting on the bridge of the nose, in the attitude depicted in a snapshot photograph made by Percy Apjohn, the childman weary, the manchild in the womb.
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (**% in)

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