You don't refuse to vote for politicians who represent your values because they're rich, do you?
They represent only 0.16 percent of our population (316 million), and we are the richest nation on earth.
Coutts informed Obote that it was the Queen who had personally chosen her cousin to represent her.
Although Cain and Obama represent opposite ends of the ideological spectrum, their strategic approach has similarities.
That may represent growth but it has come without any sort of reckoning.
What have I or those I represent to do with your national independence?
Every thing, I said, or nothing, as she was pleased to represent it.
Let A represent the armature, with a pair of grooves (B) for the wires.
They will not believe me quite so bad as I fear you will represent me.
You might represent this county, as your ancestors have done before.
late 14c., "to bring to mind by description," also "to symbolize, serve as a sign or symbol of; serve as the type or embodiment of;" from Old French representer "present, show, portray" (12c.), from Latin repraesentare "make present, set in view, show, exhibit, display," from re-, intensive prefix (see re-), + praesentare "to present," literally "to place before" (see present (v.)). Legislative sense is attested from 1650s. Related: Represented; representing.