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Synonyms for delineation
dɪˌlɪn iˈeɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. word picture, word-painting, delineation, depiction, picture, characterization, characterisation(noun)

    a graphic or vivid verbal description

    "too often the narrative was interrupted by long word pictures"; "the author gives a depressing picture of life in Poland"; "the pamphlet contained brief characterizations of famous Vermonters"

    Synonyms:
    personation, portrayal, flick, portraying, mental picture, film, moving picture, depicting, impression, depiction, limning, characterization, picture, motion-picture show, video, ikon, movie, scene, characterisation, word-painting, pic, line drawing, exposure, image, photo, motion picture, pictorial matter, photograph, icon, enactment, painting, word picture, moving-picture show, picture show

  2. delineation, depiction, limning, line drawing(noun)

    a drawing of the outlines of forms or objects

    Synonyms:
    characterization, line drawing, depiction, characterisation, depicting, word-painting, limning, word picture, portrayal, portraying, picture

  3. depiction, delineation, portrayal(noun)

    representation by drawing or painting etc

    Synonyms:
    line drawing, characterization, depicting, depiction, portraiture, characterisation, limning, portrait, word-painting, word picture, portraying, portrayal, enactment, picture, personation

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. delineation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    sketch, design, outline, draught

  2. delineation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    description, account, portrayal

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    delimitation, demarcation, demarc, boundaries, route, definition, plot, boundary

How to pronounce delineation?

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