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depiction Syllabification: de·pic·tion
Pronunciation: /diˈpikSH(ə)n/

Definition of depiction in English:


The action or result of depicting something, especially in art: the painting’s horrific depiction of war Michelangelo’s depictions of the male nude
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  • But uniformity is lacking even between animal depictions within the same painting group.
  • Artschwager has also continued to produce paintings, typically monochromatic depictions of buildings.
  • The prime concern of landscape painting is the depiction of natural scenery.

Words that rhyme with depiction

addiction, affliction, benediction, constriction, conviction, crucifixion, dereliction, diction, eviction, fiction, friction, infliction, interdiction, jurisdiction, malediction, restriction, transfixion, valediction
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