Definition of Represent:

  1. Constitute; amount to.

  2. Depict (a particular subject) in a picture or other work of art.

  3. Be entitled or appointed to act or speak for (someone), especially in an official capacity.

  4. Acting as a representative for another entity. For example, corporate lawyers or attorneys represent companies in lieu of specific persons. He sent one of his assistants to represent him, as he was unable to attend the meeting himself..

  5. State or point out (something) clearly.

  6. Symbolically portraying or depicting a thought, idea or object. For example, the olive branch has traditionally represented peace in Western culture.

Synonyms of Represent

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How to use Represent in a sentence?

  1. Santos are small wooden figures representing saints.
  2. For purposes of litigation, an infant can and must be represented by an adult.
  3. This figure represents eleven percent of the companys total sales.

Meaning of Represent & Represent Definition