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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. describe: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. describe: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. describe: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. describe: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. describe: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. describe: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Describe, describe: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. describe: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. describe: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. describe: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. describe: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. describe: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Describe, describe: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. describe: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. describe: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Describe: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. Describe: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. describe: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. describe: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. describe: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. describe: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. describe: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. describe: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. describe: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. describe: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. describe: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  27. describe: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. describe: The Organon: A Conceptually Indexed Dictionary (by Genus and Differentia) [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. describe: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. describe: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. describe: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. describe: Idioms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (describe)

verb:  give a description of
verb:  to give an account or representation of in words ("Discreet Italian police described it in a manner typically continental")
verb:  make a mark or lines on a surface
verb:  identify as in botany or biology, for example

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Phrases that include describe:   describe in vivid detail, difficult to describe, please describe yourself more...

Words similar to describe:   delineate, depict, describable, described, describer, describing, discover, distinguish, draw, identify, key, line, name, outline, report, trace, key out, limn, more...

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