Synonyms and Antonyms of delineate
to draw or make apparent the outline of
- The cat's curled-up shape was softly delineated by the glow of the fire.
bound, fringe, margin, skirt
edge, hem, rim, trim
circle, compass, encircle, girdle, girth, loop, ring, round, surround
chart, diagram, draw, map (out)
to give a representation or account of in words
- The story does a remarkable job of delineating the emotions that new parents feel.
depict, describe, draw, image, limn, paint, picture, portray, render, set out, sketch
characterize, define, label, qualify, represent
narrate, recite, recount, rehearse, relate, report, tell
display, exhibit, show
draft, outline, silhouette, trace, vignette
summarize, sum up, touch off