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limn

limn

 
 
pronunciation:
lIm
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: limned, limning, limns
definition 1: to paint or draw.
The tattoo artist uses a needle to limn designs on the body.
similar words:
depict, draw
definition 2: to depict with words; describe.
similar words:
depict, portray
derivation: limner (n.)