IV. WORDS RELATING TO THE INTELLECTUAL FACULTIES; COMMUNICATION OF IDEAS

III. MEANS OF COMMUNICATING IDEAS

1. Natural Means

Representation.

[Antonyms: misrepresentation.]

[Nouns] representation, representment; imitation [more]; illustration, delineation, depictment; imagery, portraiture, iconography; design, designing; art, fine arts; painting [more]; sculpture [more]; engraving [more]; photography, cinematography; radiography, autoradiography, fluorography, sciagraphy.

personation, personification; impersonation; drama [more].

picture.

copy [more]; drawing, sketch, drought, draft; plot, chart, figure, scheme.

image, likeness, icon, portrait , striking likeness, speaking likeness; very image; effigy, facsimile.

figure, figure head; puppet, doll, figurine, aglet, manikin, lay-figure, model, mammet, marionette, fantoccini, waxwork, bust; statue, statuette.

hieroglyphic, anaglyph; diagram, monogram.

map, plan, chart, ground plan, projection, elevation; ichnography, cartography; atlas; outline, scheme; view (painting) [more]; radiograph, scotograph, sciagraph; spectrogram, heliogram.

[Verbs] represent, delineate; depict, depicture; portray; take a likeness, catch a likeness; hit off, photograph, daguerreotype; snapshot; figure, shadow forth, shadow out; adumbrate; body forth; describe [more]; trace, copy; mold. dress up; illustrate, symbolize.

paint [more]; carve [more]; engrave [more].

personate, personify; impersonate; assume a character; pose as; act; play (drama) [more]; mimic (imitate) [more]; hold the mirror up to nature.

[Adjectives] represent, representing, representative; illustrative; represented; imitative, figurative; iconic.

like [more]; graphic (descriptive) [more]; cinquecento quattrocento, trecento.

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