Example sentences for: depict

How can you use “depict” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • If you take a closer look, though, you notice that instead of Klimt's erotic glamour, which hints at dangerous passions unleashed by the unconscious, Close's doodles depict doughnuts, hot dogs, and lozenges.

  • Splendidly ornate stone friezes realistically depict battle scenes of World War I, with each branch of the forces represented.

  • The WP says that although failing to get a simple majority has no constitutional relevance, such an outcome could become a "potent political weapon" with which President Clinton and his allies could depict the impeachment as an illegitimate abuse of power.

  • The first American show of classical Cambodian art in 50 years is said to "carry the force of a revelation" (Holland Cutter, the New York Times ). Time 's Robert Hughes calls the pieces, which mostly depict Buddha and other deities and date to the 6 th century, "some of the greatest stone carving and bronze work in human history."

  • Once again, it's easy to imagine party committees and advocacy groups making inventive and persuasive ads that don't depict or refer to a candidate, but strike the same themes as the campaign's ads established outside the 60-day period.

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