Definition of Portrays. Meaning of Portrays. Synonyms of Portrays

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Definition of Portrays

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 Portrays from wikipedia

- and the Philosopher's Stone. Fiona Glascott portrays a young Minerva McGonagall. Poppy Corby-Tuech portrays Vinda Rosier, Grindelwald's loyal right-hand...
- also portrays Cap'n Hogie, a pilot and Hogancamp's heroic counterpart in Marwen. Leslie Mann as Nicol, Mark's new neighbor. Mann also portrays her Marwen...
- William Fitzgerald Harper; February 8, 1980), is an American actor. He portrays Chidi Anagonye on the NBC comedy The Good Place (2016–present). William...
- serum that turned his upper body into that of an ape. Cameron Brodeur portrays a younger Luther. David Castañeda as Diego Hargreeves / Number Two, a rebellious...
- Ward portrays Thaddeus Sivana's bullying brother Sid as an adult and Landon Doak portrays Sid as a teenager. Carson MacCormac and Evan Marsh portray Brett...
- the 2006 biographical drama The Pursuit of Happyness In the film Smith portrays Chris Gardner. Smith first became interested in making a film about Gardner...
- 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...
- the Netflix drama series Stranger Things as Barbara "Barb" Holland, and portrays Ethel Muggs in The CW's teen drama series Riverdale. She made her film...
- Norse heroes and notorious as the scourge of England and France. The show portrays Ragnar as a farmer who rises to fame by successful raids into England,...
- An actor is a person who portrays a character in a performance (also actress; see below). The actor performs "in the flesh" in the traditional medium of...
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