Example sentences for: depiction

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

  • The second book in the series, Envisioning Information (1990), was about pictures of nouns--that is, about representational rather than numerical reality: the depiction of cartographic information, diagrams, and signage.

  • Begun by Giorgio Vasari and finished by his pupil Federico Zuccari, it is the world’s largest depiction of the Last Supper.

  • Reviews praise the movie's depiction of the repressed Japanese middle class and its "Fred and Ginger sweetness" (Janet Maslin, the New York Times ). But some critics complain it's too languid and drawn out.

  • One is fused to TyrA and the other to PheA, as indicated by the peg-and-hole depiction in the figure.

  • Some discern a feminist slant to the film's "ballsy depiction of man's inhumanity to woman, and man" (Lisa Schwarzbaum, Entertainment Weekly ). The New York Times ' Janet Maslin praises its "critical detachment" and "coolly stylized exaggeration," which make it "impossible to mistake In the Company of Men for simple bigotry."

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