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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Acting the part of a character on stage; Representation by drawing or painting etc; Any likeness of a person; A representation by picture; A word picture of a person's appearance and character.

Usage examples (35)
  • "If the portrayal is already generating Oscar talk, it's also better than such fatuous plaudits."
  • But even if the portrayal were as “dead-on” as The Times assures us it is, that portrayal is hardly neutral.
  • His portrayal is nuanced, good-hearted, and sweet.
  • Actually, the Jonathan portrayal is what really killed it for me. for more
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