Outline noun – A line that traces the outer limits of an object or surface. Narrative and outline are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Narrative" instead a noun "Outline". Nearby Words: outlined, outlining
Interplay of Sex and Violence: The narrative uses the word parabola twice, once to describe the victim's responses to Cold-Blooded Torture and once to outline the progression and dissolution of a typical love affair.
Played straight with Skate—he's never stated to have had any prior firearms training, yet the first time he's given a high-powered weapon the narrative doesn't outline him having any difficulty using it.