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delineated

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of delineated

  1. producing a mental picture through clear and impressive description <the finely delineated characters of the novel will seem real to the reader> Synonyms graphic, pictorial, picturesque, visual, vividRelated Words depicted, descriptive, expressive; concrete, explicit, specific; faithful, lifelike, natural, photographic, realistic; fresh, incisive, sharpNear Antonyms indeterminate, nebulous, obscure, sketchy, unclear, vague; bleary, blurry, dark, dim, faint, foggy, fuzzy, hazy, indefinite, indistinct, indistinguishable, muddy, murky, shadowlike, shadowy; ambiguous, cryptic, dark, enigmatic (also enigmatical), equivocal, inscrutable, mysterious





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