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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Story is a synonym for recital in account topic. In some cases you can use "Story" instead a noun "Recital", when it comes to topics like narrative, report. popular alternative
Story noun - A brief account of something interesting that happened especially to one personally.
Usage example: Grandpa is always telling stories about what it was like growing up on a farm
Recital is a synonym for story in account topic. You can use "Recital" instead a noun "Story", if it concerns topics such as tale, report. popular alternative
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- On The Big Bang Theory, Leonard makes up a story about going to a symphosium to keep from going to Penny's recital.
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- At the big moment, the story simply cuts off when Miu starts playing, without stating how the recital went or what happens between Miu and her love interest afterward.
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- For instance in a story where Winnetou visits Charlie at home in Germany, he arrives just in time for choir practice of the local male voice choir, which does an impromptu recital for him.
Source: Literature / Winnetou
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