represent

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  • The Games have grown so much that nearly every nation is now represented.
  • These four states are each represented by a white star on the national flag.
  • This type of dance is represented by both men and women.
  • No other countries are represented by more than one city.
  • A line represents the path along which a stone can move during the game.
  • When playing for money, each point generally represents a common money unit.
  • The sun is placed on a white band, where the white color represents peace.
  • Several ways to represent sign languages in written form have been developed.
  • The Council is also composed of one national minister who represents their national government.
  • Candidates outside that district no longer need to represent them to win elections.
  • They are represented at various levels in the political system.
  • There are several ways to represent the same list as an S-expression.
  • She also briefly suggests that all men and women should be represented in government.
  • Each character represents a particular social class and role in the modern urban environment.
  • Several thousand of them represented species new to science.
  • The lower cup represents the earth and the upper cup the heaven.
  • That way each hill would be covered with a single, primary color which represented its spiritual value.
  • Member states are represented in some form in each institution.
  • The color of each point represents how quickly the values reached the escape point.
  • The title may have represented the divine status of the king.
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Meaning of represent

  • verb Take the place of or be parallel or equivalent to
    Because of the sound changes in the course of history, an 'h' in Greek stands for an 's' in Latin
  • verb Be representative or typical for
    This period is represented by Beethoven
  • verb Be a delegate or spokesperson for; represent somebody's interest or be a proxy or substitute for, as of politicians and office holders representing their constituents, or of a tenant representing other tenants in a housing dispute
    I represent the silent majority
  • verb Serve as a means of expressing something
    The flower represents a young girl
  • verb Create an image or likeness of
    The painter represented his wife as a young girl
  • verb Describe or present, usually with respect to a particular quality
    He represented this book as an example of the Russian 19th century novel
  • verb Point out or draw attention to in protest or remonstrance
    our parents represented to us the need for more caution