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portraits

noun
plural of portrait

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a vivid representation in words of someone or something
  • his account created in the jurors' heads a detailed portrait of a lonely old man

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“Portraits.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/portraits. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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