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English definition of “recite”

recite

verb [I or T]     /rɪˈsaɪt/
to say a piece of writing aloud from memory, or to publicly say a list of things: She proudly recited the Oath of Allegiance. The opposition party recited a long list of the government's failings.Describing and telling stories
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