This was a huge gift to Iran—itself a Shiite state—and represented a historic shift.
Vernetta Alston was one of the attorneys who represented McCollum.
“Returning Mr. Hamdan for this rehabilitation program sets a precedent,” said Swift, the military lawyer who represented Hamdan.
An accession agreement with Europe represented a chance for this struggling, isolated nation to become part of the modern world.
Obama convinced enough Democrats that she represented “old Washington” and the tired politics of another era.
Such are the horses on which gods and heroes ride, as represented by the artist.
The Northern Union, represented by Athens, was a naval power.
He owned property in that vicinity; he also represented certain other ranchers.
China is represented at five of the principal nations of the world by ambassadors.
Most of the figures were well enough, but Judas he had represented as a black.
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.