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represent

  
   vt  
a    darstellen  
(=stand for)  
stehen für  
(=symbolize)  
symbolisieren, darstellen  
[opportunity]   bedeuten  
he represents all that is best in ...      er verkörpert das Beste (    +gen  ) ...  
b    (=act or speak for)     (Parl, Jur)   vertreten  
he represents their firm in London      er vertritt or repräsentiert die Firma in London  
many countries were represented at the ceremony      viele Länder waren bei der Feier vertreten  
the foreign tourist should never forget that he represents his country      ein Tourist sollte im Ausland nie vergessen, dass er sein Land repräsentiert  
c    (=declare to be)   [person, event, risk etc]   darstellen (as als)  ,   (falsely)    hinstellen (as als)
it is exactly as represented in the advertisement      es ist genau, wie in der Anzeige dargestellt  
d    (=set forth, explain)   vor Augen führen (to sb jdm)
e      (Theat)   [character, part]   darstellen
Translation English - German Collins Dictionary  
to represent authority exp.
die Staatsgewalt verkörpern

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-German
exp.
der Vater verkörpert die Autorität
exp.
er vertritt {oder} repräsentiert die Firma in London
exp.
so tief ist die Werbung noch nie zuvor gesunken
exp.
er verkörpert das Beste ...
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'represent' also found in translations in German-English dictionary
exp.
to represent as stereotypes
exp.
to represent sth in a drawing
exp.
to represent sb/a case in court
exp.
to represent sb in and out of court
exp.
to represent sb ; to stand in {or} deputize for sb
vt.
show ; portray ; depict ; represent ; display ; show
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"represent": examples and translations in context
Cells that represent tables in DGN are imported as blocks. Zellen, die in DGN-Dateien Tabellen darstellen, werden als Blöcke importiert.
But Europeans must admit that these individuals represent a small minority. Die Europäer müssen allerdings zugeben, dass diese Personen eine kleine Minderheit darstellen.
I'm here to represent Canada. Ich bin hier, um Kanada zu vertreten.
Ruben Bauer just agreed to represent him. Ruben Bauer sagte gerade zu, ihn zu vertreten.
They represent everything I'm trying to forget. Sie repräsentieren all das, was ich zu vergessen versuche.
The women we betrayed represent us. Die Frauen, die wir betrogen haben, repräsentieren uns.
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