Synonyms of 'description'
a statement or account that describes someone or somethingHe gave a description of the surgery he was about to perform.
I gave a detailed account of what had happened that night.
a full report of what happened here tonight
his lucid explanation of the mysteries of cricket
the representation of women in film and literature
a sketch of a soldier
He began his narrative with the day of the murder.
an often funny portrayal of a friendship between two boys
the depiction of socialists as Utopian dreamers
The play is an autobiographical journey with song, dialogue and narration.
His razor-sharp delineation of ordinary life.
the act of describinghis description of the country as a `police state'
sort, kind, or varietyEvents of this description occurred daily.
They developed a new kind of film-making.
What sort of person is he?
There are various types of the disease.
the order of insects Coleoptera, better known as beetles
a new class of personal computer
She grows 12 varieties of old-fashioned roses.
the British brand of socialism
There are several thousand species of trees here.
the new breed of walking holidays
The entries were organised into six different categories.
his love of films and novels in the horror genre
all the species of a particular genus
politicians and their ilk
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in the sense of brand
a particular kind or varietythe British brand of socialism
in the sense of breed
a kind, sort, or groupthe new breed of walking holidays
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