Definition of Portray. Meaning of Portray. Synonyms of Portray

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Definition of Portray

Portray
Portray Por*tray", v. t. [Written also pourtray.] [imp. & p. p. portrayed; p. pr. & vb. n. Portraying.] [OE. pourtraien, OF. portraire, pourtraire, F. portraire, fr. L. protrahere, protractum, to draw or drag forth; pro forward, forth + trahere to draw. See Trace, v. t., and cf. Protract.] 1. To paint or draw the likeness of; as, to portray a king on horseback. Take a tile, and lay it before thee, and portray upon it the city, even Jerusalem. --Ezek. iv. 1. 2. Hence, figuratively, to describe in words. 3. To adorn with pictures. [R.] Spear and helmets thronged, and shields Various with boastful arguments potrayed. --Milton.

Meaning of Portray from wikipedia

- the young son of camp cook-turned-killer Mrs. Voorhees, in which he was portra**** by Ari Lehman. Created by Victor Miller, with contributions by Ron Kurz...
- and the conflict between good and evil. In later years, writers have portra**** Two-Face's obsession with chance and fate as the result of schizophrenia...
- attackers many times his size and physical bearing. The Penguin is usually portra**** as a capable physical combatant when he feels the situation calls for...
- potentially portray actress Sharon Tate, Samuel L. Jackson was also in talks to portray a major role, and that Pitt was in talks to portray the detective...
- This article lists the characters and the actors who portray them from the award-winning BBC television series Waterloo Road.   Main   Supporting   Recurring...
- strongman and actor Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson both portray Colonel Sanders. In early 2019, Peter Weller portra**** a RoboCop version of Colonel Sanders. The ****anese...
- father Trigon with Alain Moussi and Maxim Savarias portraying Batman as stunt doubles. Iain Glen will portray Bruce Wayne for the show's second season. In 1999...
- is married to Tamil film director Hari. Preetha had first signed up to portray the leading role in Ravi Raja Pinisetty's Telugu film Rukmini opposite...
- a supervillain was to frame Spider-Man for a museum robbery with Beck portraying himself as a hero, only to be defeated by Spider-Man instead. Vowing revenge...
- three on the UK Singles Chart and topped the UK R&B Singles Chart. Smith portra**** heavyweight boxer Muhammad Ali in the 2001 biopic Ali. For his performance...
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