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delineated

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producing a mental picture through clear and impressive description
  • the finely delineated characters of the novel will seem real to the reader
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delineated

verb , past tense of delineate

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1 to draw or make apparent the outline of
  • the man's roly-poly shape was softly delineated by the glow of the fire
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2 to give a representation or account of in words
  • the story does a remarkable job of delineating the emotions that immigrants feel upon their arrival in a strange country
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