Definitions For Delineate


  • Describe in vivid detail
  • Make a mark or lines on a surface
  • Trace the shape of
  • Determine the essential quality of
  • Show the form or outline of
  • To clearly show or describe (something)


  • Represented accurately or precisely

Is Delineate a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Delineate is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Delineate in a Sentence

  • The report clearly delineates the steps that must be taken.
  • The characters in the story were carefully delineated.

Synonyms for Delineate

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