Recite

Definition of Recite

Re`cite´   Pronunciation: rė`sīt´
v. t.1.To repeat, as something already prepared, written down, committed to memory, or the like; to deliver from a written or printed document, or from recollection; to rehearse; as, to recite the words of an author, or of a deed or covenant.
[imp. & p. p. Recited; p. pr. & vb. n. Reciting.]
2.To tell over; to go over in particulars; to relate; to narrate; as, to recite past events; to recite the particulars of a voyage.
3.To rehearse, as a lesson to an instructor.
4.(Law) To state in or as a recital. See Recital, 5.
v. i.1.To repeat, pronounce, or rehearse, as before an audience, something prepared or committed to memory; to rehearse a lesson learned.
n.1.A recital.

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