de·pict /dɪˈpɪkt, di-/
De·pict p. p. Depicted.
De·pict v. t. [imp. & p. p. Depicted; p. pr. & vb. n. Depicting.]
1. To form a colored likeness of; to represent by a picture; to paint; to portray.
His arms are fairly depicted in his chamber. --Fuller.
2. To represent in words; to describe vividly.
Cæsar's gout was then depicted in energetic language. --Motley.
v 1: show in, or as in, a picture; "This scene depicts country
life"; "the face of the child is rendered with much
tenderness in this painting" [syn: picture, render,
2: give a description of; "He drew an elaborate plan of attack"
[syn: describe, draw]
3: make a portrait of; "Goya wanted to portray his mistress,
the Duchess of Alba" [syn: portray, limn]