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portray

US [pɔrˈtreɪ]
UK [pɔː(r)ˈtreɪ]
  • v.描绘;描写;描画;将…描写成
  • Web描述;画像;扮演
Simple Present:portrays  Present Participle:portraying  Past Tense:portrayed  
portray
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v.
1.
~ sb/sth
描绘;描画;描写to show sb/sth in a picture; to describe sb/sth in a piece of writing
2.
~ sb/sth (as sb/sth)
将…描写成;给人以某种印象;表现to describe or show sb/sth in a particular way, especially when this does not give a complete or accurate impression of what they are like
Throughout the trial, he portrayed himself as the victim.
在审讯过程中,他始终把自己说成是受害者。
3.
~ sb/sth
扮演(某角色)to act a particular role in a film/movie or play
Her father will be portrayed by Sean Connery.
肖恩 ) 康纳利将饰演她的父亲。

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