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verb (represented , representing )
1
a to serve as a symbol or sign for something letters represent sounds ;
b to stand for something or correspond to it A thesis represents years of hard work .
2 to speak or act on behalf of (someone else).
3 a to be a good example of something;
b to typify something What he said represents the feelings of many people .
4 to present an image of or portray someone or something, especially through painting or sculpture.
5 to bring someone or something clearly to mind a film that represents all the horrors of war .
6 to describe in a specified way; to attribute a specified character or quality to (someone, something, oneself, etc) represented themselves as experts .
7 to show, state or explain represent the difficulties forcibly to the committee .
8 to be an elected member of Parliament for (a constituency).
9 to act out or play the part of someone or something on stage.
[14c: from Latin repraesentare to exhibit, from praesentare to present]
representability noun .
representable adjective .


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