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recite

verb [I/T]  us   /rɪˈsɑɪt/
to say a piece of writing aloud from memory: [I] He was nervous about reciting in front of the class. [T] The children recite the Pledge of Allegiance every morning.
recitation
noun [C]  us   /ˌres·ɪˈteɪ·ʃən/
fml a recitation of the "Gettysburg Address"
Translations of “recite”
in Arabic يُلقي…
in Korean 암송하다…
in Malaysian mendeklamasikan…
in French réciter…
in Turkish ezbere söylemek/okumak…
in Italian recitare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 背誦, 朗誦, 當衆吟誦…
in Russian повторять наизусть…
in Polish recytować…
in Vietnamese kể lại…
in Spanish recitar…
in Portuguese recitar…
in Thai ท่อง…
in German aufsagen…
in Catalan recitar…
in Japanese ~を暗唱する…
in Indonesian mengucapkan luar kepala…
in Chinese (Simplified) 背诵, 朗诵, 当众吟诵…
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