- vertegenwoordigen, representeren
- be a delegate or spokesperson for; represent somebody's interest or be a proxy or substitute for, as of politicians and office holders representing their constituents, or of a tenant representing other tenants in a housing dispute
"I represent the silent majority"
- point out or draw attention to in protest or remonstrance
"our parents represented to us the need for more caution"
- be the defense counsel for someone in a trial
"Ms. Smith will represent the defendant"