Account and Recital


Account noun - A relating of events usually in the order in which they happened.
Usage example: newspaper reporters must strive to provide an accurate account of what happened

Recital is a synonym for account in description topic. In some cases you can use "Recital" instead a noun "Account", when it comes to topics like performance, story, written description of past events.


Recital noun - A detailed account or description of something.
Usage example: he was forced to listen to a recital of his many shortcomings
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Synonyms for Recital

Account is a synonym for recital in narrative topic. You can use "Account" instead a noun "Recital", if it concerns topics such as story, language.

How words are described

actual actual account actual recital
big big account big recital
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Recital and Account. (2016). Retrieved 2022, August 10, from
Account & Recital. N.p., 2016. Web. 10 Aug. 2022. <>.
Recital or Account. 2016. Accessed August 10, 2022.
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