narrate

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In English (recorded only since 1656, but initially stigmatized as 'Scottish', until the 19th century) apparently from narration

Verb[edit]

narrate (third-person singular simple present narrates, present participle narrating, simple past and past participle narrated)

  1. (transitive) To relate a story or series of events by speech or writing.
  2. To give an account.

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Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

narrate

  1. second-person plural present indicative of narrare
  2. second-person plural imperative of narrare
  3. feminine plural of narrato

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

nārrāte

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of nārrō

Participle[edit]

nārrāte

  1. vocative masculine singular of nārrātus