Learner's definition of DESCRIBE
to tell someone the appearance, sound, smell, events, etc., of (something or someone)
to say what something or someone is like
The witness wasn't able to describe the robber.
He described the house in perfect detail.
The article describes how the experiment was done.
She described watching dolphins play beside the ship.
Please describe what happened next.
Can you describe the lost dog to me?
— often + as
to make a motion or draw a line that shows the shape of (something)