Relate and Recount

Relate

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Relate verb – To give an oral or written account of in some detail.
Usage example: we asked our uncle to relate the story of his visit to communist Russia many years ago

Recount is a synonym for relate in tell topic. In some cases you can use "Recount" instead a verb "Relate", when it comes to topics like language, words, narrate, give an account of. popular alternative
Synonyms for Relate

Recount

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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

Relate is a synonym for recount in tell topic. You can use "Relate" instead a verb "Recount", if it concerns topics such as speech, language, words, narrate. popular alternative
Nearby Words: recounted, recounting
Synonyms for Recount

Common collocations

series relate series recount series
time relate time recount time
story relate story recount story
tale relate tale recount tale
Other nouns: words, history, experiences, tales, events, stories, adventures.
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