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narrate

verb [T] uk   us   /nəˈreɪt/ /ˈnær.eɪt/
to tell a story, often by reading aloud from a text, or to describe events as they happen: Documentaries are often narrated by well-known actors. One by one the witnesses narrated the sequence of events which led up to the disaster.
Translations of “narrate”
in Arabic يَسرِد, يَروي…
in Korean 이야기하다…
in Malaysian menceritakan…
in French raconter…
in Turkish anlatmak, söylemek…
in Italian narrare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 講(故事), 敘述…
in Russian рассказывать…
in Polish opowiadać, być narratorem…
in Vietnamese kể lại…
in Spanish narrar, contar…
in Portuguese narrar…
in Thai บรรยาย…
in German erzählen…
in Catalan narrar…
in Japanese (劇、映画などの)語り手を務める…
in Indonesian menceritakan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 讲(故事), 叙述…
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