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Meaning of “recount” - Learner’s Dictionary

recount

verb [T]     /rɪˈkaʊnt/ formal
to tell a story or describe an event: He was recounting a story about a woman he'd met on a train.Describing and telling stories
Translations of “recount”
in Arabic يَسرِد, يَحكي…
in Korean (어떤 일에 대해) 이야기 하다…
in Malaysian mengisahkan…
in French raconter…
in Turkish söylemek, anlatmak, hikaye etmek…
in Italian raccontare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 描述, 講述, 敍述…
in Russian рассказывать…
in Polish relacjonować, opisywać…
in Vietnamese thuật lại…
in Spanish relatar…
in Portuguese narrar, contar…
in Thai เล่า…
in German im einzelnen erzählen…
in Catalan contar, explicar…
in Japanese ~を物語る, ~の一部始終を話す…
in Indonesian menceritakan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 描述, 讲述, 叙述…
(Definition of recount verb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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