Narration and Portrayal


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Narration noun – A relating of events usually in the order in which they happened.
Portrayal and narration are semantically related in account topic. In some cases you can use "Portrayal" instead a noun "Narration", when it comes to topics like report.
Nearby Words: narrative, narrate, narrator, narrated, narrating
Synonyms for Narration


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Portrayal noun – A vivid representation in words of someone or something.
Narration and portrayal are semantically related in report topic. You can use "Narration" instead a noun "Portrayal".
Nearby Words: portray, portrayed, portraying
Synonyms for Portrayal

How words are described

detailed detailed narration detailed portrayal
usual usual narration usual portrayal
positive positive narration positive portrayal
standard standard narration standard portrayal
Other adjectives: original, true, famous, new, later, hilarious, bizarre, optimistic, comic, previous, hammy.

Both words in one sentence

  • Literature / Michael Vey The usual portrayal of persons with Tourette's is discussed in the narration.
  • With five stories, one of them ongoing and some of them connected, this writer shows an amazing work on portrayal and exploration of characters, plus a narration that can get brutally descriptive when it must to deliver impact into the reader.
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