Recount and Reveal


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Recount verb – To give an oral or written account of in some detail.
Usage example: a novel that recounted an American soldier's adventures among the samurai warriors of 19th-century Japan

Reveal and recount are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Reveal" instead a verb "Recount".
Nearby Words: recounted, recounting
Synonyms for Recount


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Reveal verb – To make known (as information previously kept secret).
Recount and reveal are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Recount" instead a verb "Reveal".
Nearby Words: revealed, revealing
Synonyms for Reveal

Common collocations

truth recount truth reveal truth
plot recount plot reveal plot
form recount form reveal form
story recount story reveal story
Other nouns: backstory.
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