Synonyms and Antonyms for represent

1. represent (v.)

take the place of or be parallel or equivalent to

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2. represent (v.)

express indirectly by an image, form, or model; be a symbol

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3. represent (v.)

be representative or typical for

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4. represent (v.)

be a delegate or spokesperson for; represent somebody's interest or be a proxy or substitute for, as of politicians and office holders representing their constituents, or of a tenant representing other tenants in a housing dispute

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5. represent (v.)

serve as a means of expressing something

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6. represent (v.)

be characteristic of

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8. represent (v.)

be the defense counsel for someone in a trial

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