Definition of delineate
Origin of delineate
OTHER WORDS FROM delineatede·lin·e·a·ble [dih-lin-ee-uh-buhl], /dɪˈlɪn i ə bəl/, adjectivepre·de·lin·e·ate, verb (used with object), pre·de·lin·e·at·ed, pre·de·lin·e·at·ing.un·de·lin·e·a·ble, adjective
How to use delineate in a sentence
It’s much easier to make note of the attempt than to delineate a conclusion.
Giuliani himself delineated a whole battery of nonsense at last week’s news briefing, claims that were not only presented without evidence but also that depended on purported evidence that the team said it was intentionally withholding.What line did Sidney Powell cross that Rudy Giuliani didn’t?|Philip Bump|November 23, 2020|Washington Post
Despite the museum’s famously nonlinear storytelling, its exhibit halls — the ones that are open anyway — have clearly delineated pathways through them.You have until Nov. 22 to visit these six Smithsonian museums. Here’s what to expect.|Kelsey Ables|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
As you may have been able to gather by now, the numbers that delineate coverages will almost always tell you how many DBs are deep.In effective pass coverage, what you see isn’t always what you get|Richard Johnson|November 11, 2020|Washington Post
If not, it means that the initial study may be wrong—and scientists can then delineate why and move on.Can We Trust AI Doctors? Google Health and Academics Battle It Out|Shelly Fan|October 20, 2020|Singularity Hub
Austen does no better than the lexicographers at delineating a set that comprises all but only novels.
Miller is at his best delineating the interplay of technology, commerce, and culture.
Language is useful for delineating acceptable discourse, for isolating some and including others.
Several show the author's subtle skill in dialect-writing, and all reveal the hand of a master in delineating character.Beyond|Henry Seward Hubbard
The native painter must have executed very much superior work upon the more usual delineating surfaces, such as bark and skins.The Swastika|Thomas Wilson
With this exception, you will not look for much of Shakspeare's skill in delineating character.A Letter on Shakspere's Authorship of The Two Noble Kinsmen|William Spalding
Out of Cruikshank's caricature he comes to us with a tail capable of delineating a whole alphabet of humour.George Cruikshank|W. H. Chesson
In delineating these hags, Shakspeare has practically drawn upon old Germanic sources, perhaps upon current folk-lore of his time.The Younger Edda|Snorre