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recite

verb [I/T]  /rɪˈsɑɪt/ us  
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]  /ˌres·ɪˈteɪ·ʃən/ us  
fml a recitation of the "Gettysburg Address"
Translations of “recite”
in Korean 암송하다…
in Arabic يُلقي…
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 Spanish recitar…
in Portuguese recitar…
in German aufsagen…
in Catalan recitar…
in Japanese ~を暗唱する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 背诵, 朗诵, 当众吟诵…
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