A century apart, Paul Rosolie and Henry Walter Bates describe their abiding enchantment with the Amazon.
They describe being scared and in physical and emotional pain.
He might be a catch; he does describe the fire as “pretty cool.”
“This is how we describe the taste of the sun,” our guide explains.
I can't bring myself to describe them, so I'll let Kirsten Powers do it.
It is such as I will describe; for I must dare to speak the truth, when truth is my theme.
So, when I tried to describe the most charming girl of whom I could think, I was describing you.
I could not describe the dance even if I had watched it, which I did not.
I will not attempt to describe my astonishment in reading the note this moment received from you.
How often the kind of thing occurs that I am about to describe!
early 13c., descriven, from Old French descrivre, descrire (13c.), from Latin describere "to write down, copy; sketch, represent" (see description). Reconstructed with Latin spelling 16c. Related: Describable; described, describes, describing.