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vignette

noun

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  1. a vivid representation in words of someone or something the general's memoirs are filled with revealing vignettes of some of the war's most compelling personalities Synonyms definition, delineation, depiction, picture, portrait, portraiture, portrayal, rendering, sketch, descriptionRelated Words account, anecdote, chronicle, narrative, report, story, tale, yarn; demonstration, exemplification, illustration; clarification, elucidation, explanation, explication, exposition

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