What does portraying mean?

Definitions for portraying
por·tray·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. depicting, depiction, portraying, portrayalnoun

    a representation by picture or portraiture

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  1. Portraying

    of Portray

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of portraying in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of portraying in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of portraying in a Sentence

  1. Clifford Villanueva Villalon:

    The privilege of portraying any role in life is not in the packaging or editing of the character, but in the acceptance of a responsibility that defines the role.

  2. Susan Muaddi Darraj:

    They are handmade, and it can take months to make one of these dresses. To see these women showing these off in a moment of pride and celebration, I'm excited and inspired by it, our culture gets misrepresented so often. Portraying our culture in this authentic manner is so important to me.

  3. Khalid Khan:

    Those who have not been finding success with their online dating profile should go through these findings and see if they can use any of the advice to improve the image they're portraying of themselves online.

  4. John Crist:

    ... The biggest hypocrite in all of this was me thatI was portraying a person on the Internet that I was not behaving like privately.

  5. Rosalind Wiseman:

    Mainstream media is portraying girls at younger ages who are mimicking the worst of obnoxious, stereotypical girl behavior ... rolling eyes, moving the hips around, being catty, so what girls are getting is that by 8 or 9, this is sort of a 'normal' way to act.

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