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portray
used in Nineteen Minutes

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Definition
to depict (represent or describe in a particular way)

or:

to act the character of
  • One of his minions had driven twenty-seven miles to get one, because the governor planned to throw his hat into the Democratic primary in 2008 and knew this was a perfect media moment during which he could portray compassion at its strongest.
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