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  • Narrative (adjective)

    Telling a story.

  • Narrative (adjective)

    Overly talkative; garrulous.

  • Narrative (adjective)

    Of or relating to narration.

    "the narrative thrust of a film"

  • Narrative (noun)

    The systematic recitation of an event or series of events.

  • Narrative (noun)

    That which is narrated.

  • Narrative (noun)

    A representation of an event or story.

  • Narrative (noun)

    A manner of conveying a story, fictional or otherwise, in a body of work.

    "''The plot is full of holes, but the narrative is extremely compelling."

  • Recount (noun)

    Narration, account, description, rendering

  • Recount (noun)

    A counting again, as of votes.

  • Recount (verb)

    To tell; narrate; to relate in detail

    "The old man recounted the tale of how he caught the big fish."

  • Recount (verb)

    To rehearse; to enumerate.

    "to recount one's blessings"

  • Recount (verb)

    To count again.

Wiktionary
  • Narrative (adjective)

    Of or pertaining to narration; relating to the particulars of an event or transaction.

  • Narrative (adjective)

    Apt or inclined to relate stories, or to tell particulars of events; story-telling; garrulous.

  • Narrative (noun)

    That which is narrated; the recital of a story; a continuous account of the particulars of an event or transaction; a story.

  • Recount

    To count or reckon again.

  • Recount

    To tell over; to relate in detail; to recite; to tell or narrate the particulars of; to rehearse; to enumerate; as, to recount one's blessings.

  • Recount (noun)

    A counting again, as of votes.

Webster Dictionary
  • Narrative (noun)

    a message that tells the particulars of an act or occurrence or course of events; presented in writing or drama or cinema or as a radio or television program;

    "his narrative was interesting"

    "Disney's stories entertain adults as well as children"

  • Narrative (adjective)

    consisting of or characterized by the telling of a story;

    "narrative poetry"

  • Recount (noun)

    an additional (usually a second) count; especially of the votes in a close election

  • Recount (verb)

    narrate or give a detailed account of;

    "Tell what happened"

    "The father told a story to his child"

  • Recount (verb)

    count again;

    "We had to recount all the votes after an accusation of fraud was made"

Princeton's WordNet

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