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delineate

delineate

delineate - Dictionary definition and meaning for word delineate

Definition
(verb) show the form or outline of
Synonyms : define
Example Sentence
  • The tree was clearly defined by the light
  • The camera could define the smallest object

Definition
(verb) determine the essential quality of
Synonyms : define , delimit , delimitate , specify

Definition
(verb) trace the shape of
Synonyms : limn , outline

Definition
(verb) make a mark or lines on a surface
Synonyms : describe , draw , line , trace
Example Sentence
  • draw a line
  • trace the outline of a figure in the sand

Definition
(verb) describe in vivid detail
Definition
(adj) represented accurately or precisely
Synonyms : delineated , represented

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for delineate

Delineate = (Diligently and neatly) portrayed painting.
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by NandhakishoreChitturi

FOCUS ON line IN DElineATE & RELATE WITH OUTLINE N PORTRAY
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by viren

delineate sounds like alienate, and if you are attacked by aliens, you would describe the event in vivid detail in order to make people believe you!
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by solracselbor

concentrate upon de+LINE+ate....d stands for draw ,line for sketch and ate for appropriatly.it may help you
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by sumi12344

Read as De + line + ate. You describe every word line by line to make ur child ate beet root.
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by msanthosh2004

de"LINEA"te.... when we spot a linea car we try to sketch the car because of its design!!!...
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by extrovert

delineate--> de+linea+te, concentrate on the word linea(fiat car), its worth a sketch or portray.
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by maddymigel

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by preetisoni2411

De-lineate - BE-LINENIENT - So art teachers will not BE-LINIENT if you do not portray; depict or sketch the figure properly.
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by prasad.sharath

delineate = de (described) + line + ate; describe in line whatever you ate in the marriage ceremony.
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by shaktipada

deLINEATE-if u can concentrate on the highlightened one,ie lineateit tells the meaning that it is single,in a straight line,linear.so delineate is the opposite,ie to describe,dipict,potray ,sketch..etc..
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by sriharisharma

Deli + ate ->Delhi me kahan Ate karna hai iska pura plan
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by mahaveerjain

deconstruct the concept line by line
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by karenrw

to remember the synonym u have to jus replace LINEA with LINEAR ..... so now the word can be seperated as DE-LINE-ART...ie art by lines
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by babloo4all

decode+ALIEAN
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by Gladiator23

delineate=daily +neat jolly is daily neat and clean so ram sketch her photo and define shape ,quality
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by keshavpalpali

To delineATE is with detail, but to adumbrATE is with a sketch
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by Afghan

de-line-ate...you can see line ...so you trace the outline..
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by nihal

If some 1 don't know where exactly is Delhi city located you will draw a sketch of india and explain it to him.
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by ashu_wanna_own_gre

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