Synonyms for portrait

Synonyms for (noun) portrait

Synonyms: portrait, portrayal

Definition: any likeness of a person, in any medium

Usage: the photographer made excellent portraits

Similar words: likeness, semblance

Definition: picture consisting of a graphic image of a person or thing

Synonyms: portrait, portraiture, portrayal

Definition: a word picture of a person's appearance and character

Similar words: characterisation, characterization, delineation, depiction, word picture, word-painting, picture

Definition: a graphic or vivid verbal description

Usage: too often the narrative was interrupted by long word pictures; the author gives a depressing picture of life in Poland; the pamphlet contained brief characterizations of famous Vermonters

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