Definition of 'delineate'
- show the form or outline of; "The tree was clearly defined by the light"; "The camera could define the smallest object"
- determine the essential quality of
Synonyms: specify define delimit delimitate
- trace the shape of
Synonyms: limn outline
- make a mark or lines on a surface; "draw a line"; "trace the outline of a figure in the sand"
Synonyms: trace draw line describe
- describe in vivid detail
- represented accurately or precisely
Synonyms: delineated represented