Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Describe"

The meaning of "Describe" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does describe mean?
A: To let someone know what something looks like, smells like, sounds like...

"Describe her to me."

"She is slim with dark hair and eyes."
Q: What does describe mean?
A: for example: Draw your family tree. Then write a text to describe it.
Q: What does describe mean?
A: describe = 詳しく
     説明する
     話す

It means to explain something in detail or to define/express someone often in exaggeration.

"Can you describe my look?"
"Please describe your project to the whole class"
Q: What does How would you describe yourself? mean?
A: The author wants to know about your personality.
Are you shy? Are you driven? Are you easily enraged? etc.

Example sentences using "Describe"

Q: Please show me example sentences with describe.
A: She shouldn't describe him as being tall.

Thomas can't describe how exciting it was.

Can you describe it?

Thomas described Mary.

I can't describe how hopeless I felt.

I can't describe how strange this is.

She wanted to express her feelings for him, but mere words could not describe them.

I need to describe all the steps.

Q: Please show me example sentences with describe .
A: 1. She wouldn't describe him as being tall.
2. I can't describe how helpless I felt.
3. I can't describe how strange this is, Father.
4. She wanted to express her feelings for him, but mere words could not describe them.
5. All the historians describe the affair as follows.

Here is my source.

http://sentence.yourdictionary.com/describe
Q: Please show me example sentences with describe.
A: - It's hard to describe.
- I can't describe how I felt.
- How would you describe yourself?
- Describe that accident in detail.
- Words cannot describe the beauty.
- She described exactly what happened.

Synonyms of "Describe" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between How would you describe yourself? and How do you describe yourself? ?
A:
1) more polite
2) casual / normal
Q: What is the difference between describe and description ?
A: To Describe - Verb
Description = Noun

Examples:
Describe how he looked.
Give me a description of how he looked. (Give is the verb, description is the noun)
Q: What is the difference between How would you describe yourself? and How do you describe yourself? ?
A: 後者は、普段ならどのように自分自身を説明するのかという意味です。前者は、ある状況を想像して、その場合なら、どのように自分自身を説明するのかという意味です。
Q: What is the difference between describe and description and descriptive ?
A: Describe is the verb form: "I can't describe my feelings."
Description is a noun: "It was a highly detailed description."
And descriptive is an adjective: "The report was very descriptive."
Q: What is the difference between describe and distingush ?
A: @s6861375: When you describe something you list its characteristics, if you distinguish it's finding differences between 2 similar things

Translations of "Describe"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? How to describe this
A: A woman got her leg stuck in a grate
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? How to describe these two in English?
A: Wait a year or two and then I’ll be able to answer that :)
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? how can I describe this picture?
A: A pretty sleeping child as an angel😍🖤
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? described
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? how can I describe for you can understand?
A: How can I describe that you can understand?

Other questions about "Describe"

Q: Can I describe the bullying as a “realistic topic” ?
A: You could say Sensitive Topic, Important Topic or Serious Topic
Q: Please show me how to pronounce described .
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How can I describe her pose? I don't think she is sitting, isn't she?
A: she's crouching.
Q: Please show me how to pronounce how would you describe yourself?.
A: “how would you describe yourself”
Q: How would you describe yourself? does this sound natural?
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