verb (used with object), de·lin·e·at·ed, de·lin·e·at·ing.
Origin of delineate
Examples from the Web for delineate
Contemporary Examples of delineate
Stereotypes exist to delineate but also in order to be defied.In Praise of ‘Awkward’: OMFG MTV, Like, Really Gets High School
June 20, 2014
Lapid has spent considerable effort trying to delineate the middle class—which many argued was a key component of his voter base.How is Lapid Faring So Far?
Brent E. Sasley
April 25, 2013
Another helpful feature on the site is a glossary of terms that delineate the various stages of mall decrepitude.What's in Store for the Suburban Mall?
March 18, 2009
Historical Examples of delineate
I dare not attempt to delineate the paroxysm of emotion which it excited in every heart.Patrick Henry
Moses Coit Tyler
Again his pencil moved, and I knew he was attempting to delineate her features.Ernest Linwood
Caroline Lee Hentz
He will be able to delineate the characters, consciences, and conduct of his neighbours.Real Life In London, Volumes I. and II.
I have endeavoured to delineate his character so that it will be as an open book.The Girl on the Boat
Pelham Grenville Wodehouse
We are not, but his ability we are in duty bound to delineate truthfully.Hidden Treasures
Harry A. Lewis