Meaning : Portray in words.
The book portrays the actor as a selfish person.
Meaning : Assume or act the character of.
She impersonates Madonna.
The actor portrays an elderly, lonely man.
Synonyms : impersonate
Meaning : Represent abstractly, for example in a painting, drawing, or sculpture.
The father is portrayed as a good-looking man in this painting.
Synonyms : present