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limn

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of limn

  1. to give a representation or account of in words he limned the scene in the courtroom so perfectly I could practically see it Synonyms of limn delineate, depict, draw, image, describe, paint, picture, portray, render, set out, sketchWords Related to limn characterize, define, label, qualify, represent; demonstrate, illustrate; narrate, recite, recount, rehearse, relate, report, tell; display, exhibit, show; hint, suggest; draft, outline, silhouette, trace, vignette; summarize, sum up, touch off; redescribe, reimageNear Antonyms of limn color, distort, falsify, garble, misdescribe, misrepresent, misstate, pervert, twist, warp

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