Definition of “narrator” - English Dictionary

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“narrator” in British English

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narratornoun [ C ]

uk /nəˈreɪ.tər/ us /ˈner.eɪ.t̬ɚ/

C2 the character who tells you what is happening in a book or film

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“narrator” in American English

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narratornoun [ C ]

us /ˈnær·eɪ·t̬ər/

literature a person who tells a story, or a person who speaks during a film or television program not as an actor but to describe or discuss the pictures being shown:

Michael Caine is the narrator in the documentary film.

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