The many meanings of Michelangelo’s statue of David

collections: Ted-Ed, History
Posted 7 December 2014
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Duration of the video: 3 Min. 3 sec.
In this video, you are going to find out how the meaning of the famous Statue of David has changed over the course of the history.
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to alter - 変える
astute - 俊敏
awe - 畏怖
to bulge - 膨れる
to communicate - 伝える
contemplation - 沈思
to convene - 招集する
to depict - 描く
to detach - 取り外す
determination - 決定
to exile - 亡命
to intend - 志す
lifelike - 躍如
odds - 公算
overt - あからさま
overwhelming - 風靡
a resistance - 抵抗
a rival - ライバル
to set - 置く
to slay - 殺す
stern - 厳しい
towering - 体の大きな