a spoken or written representation or account of a person, object, or event.
people who had seen him were able to give a description
synonimy: account, report, rendition, explanation, illustration, chronicle, narration, narrative, story, commentary, portrayal, portrait, details
a sort, kind, or class of people or things.
ships of every description
synonimy: sort, variety, kind, type, category, order, breed, class, designation, specification, genre, g