Synonyms

1. delineation

noun. ['dɪˌlɪniːˈeɪʃən'] a graphic or vivid verbal description.

Synonyms

  • portrayal
  • picture
  • verbal description
  • word-painting
  • depiction
  • characterization
  • characterisation
  • epithet
  • portrait
  • portraiture
  • word picture

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Rhymes with Delineation

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

Sentences with delineation


1. Noun, singular or mass
In Arabic, the word hadd bears the meaning of limitation, delineation, restriction or prohibition.

Quotes about delineation


1. It is only a novel... or, in short, only some work in which the greatest powers of the mind are displayed, in which the most thorough knowledge of human nature, the happiest delineation of its varieties, the liveliest effusions of wit and humour, are conveyed to the world in the best-chosen language
- Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey

2. delineation

noun. ['dɪˌlɪniːˈeɪʃən'] representation by drawing or painting etc.

Synonyms

  • pictorial representation
  • depiction
  • portraiture
  • picturing

3. delineation

noun. ['dɪˌlɪniːˈeɪʃən'] a drawing of the outlines of forms or objects.

Synonyms

  • line drawing
  • depiction
  • limning
  • drawing
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