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delineate (verb) describe; draw; sketch; explain.

When you delineate a person, you give a clear picture of the person, by describing their features and their characteristics. You delineate your plans, if you explain them very clearly. If you have good communication abilities, and explain your ideas clearly in your speech, you delineate them in your speech. A good sketch or a good drawing delineates a person's features clearly. A writer delineates a character well in a story, if they portray the character convincingly.

  • The American continent is delineated very clearly in the map, with different colors delineating the different geographical features of the continent very clearly.
  • The character of Satan in 'Paradise Lost' is so delineated by Milton that many suspect if Milton imparted some of his passion for liberty to Satan.
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