Origin of description
OTHER WORDS FROM descriptionpre·de·scrip·tion, nounre·de·scrip·tion, nounself-de·scrip·tion, noun
How to use description in a sentence
Mingled with all the bizarre zoology, however, are many impressively accurate and detailed descriptions.
Specific job descriptions imply a meticulous attention to detail will be necessary in the mission.
Issy did not consent to these descriptions, nor could she defend herself.The Mommy Blogger Who Tried to Kill Her Autistic Daughter Talks to Dr. Phil|Elizabeth Picciuto|October 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There are no descriptions, just a flier handed out at the entrance with a brief overview of each piece.The Dark Rock Star Fantasy of Saint Laurent’s Hedi Slimane|Liza Foreman|September 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Bob Kaiser, chief of tropical diseases at the CDC, was stumped by the descriptions of the fever.
Most of these are external parasites, and the reader is referred to the standard works upon diseases of the skin for descriptions.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
Books of impassioned poetry, and descriptions of heroic character and achievements, were her especial delight.
The descriptions of allegorical personages in this poem are clearly imitated from similar descriptions in Latin poets.Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer
In this and other descriptions of Nature Camoëns shows more of the scientific spirit than any other poet of his time.Outlines of the Earth's History|Nathaniel Southgate Shaler
Hours and days she passed in studying his glowing descriptions of heroic character and deeds.
British Dictionary definitions for description
Other Idioms and Phrases with description
see beggar description.