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Synonyms for portrayal
pɔrˈtreɪ əl, poʊr-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. portrayal, portraiture, portrait(noun)

    a word picture of a person's appearance and character

    Synonyms:
    portraiture, characterization, depicting, depiction, portrait, delineation, portraying, enactment, personation

  2. portrayal, characterization, enactment, personation(noun)

    acting the part of a character on stage; dramatically representing the character by speech and action and gesture

    Synonyms:
    portraiture, personation, characterisation, portraying, enactment, depiction, word-painting, depicting, characterization, portrait, act, passage, impersonation, word picture, picture, delineation

  3. depicting, depiction, portraying, portrayal(noun)

    a representation by picture or portraiture

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

  4. portrait, portrayal(noun)

    any likeness of a person, in any medium

    "the photographer made excellent portraits"

    Synonyms:
    portraiture, characterization, depicting, personation, portrait, delineation, portraying, enactment, depiction

  5. depiction, delineation, portrayal(noun)

    representation by drawing or painting etc

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. portrayal(n.)

    Synonyms:
    delineation, painting, representation, sketch

  2. portrayal(n.)

    Synonyms:
    description, account

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    representation, portrait, image, picture, depiction, description

How to pronounce portrayal?

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Karen
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Veena
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How to say portrayal in sign language?

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