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narrative

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noun nar·ra·tive \ˈner-ə-tiv, ˈna-rə-\

Simple Definition of narrative

  • : a story that is told or written

Full Definition of narrative

  1. 1 :  something that is narrated :  story, account

  2. 2 :  the art or practice of narration

  3. 3 :  the representation in art of an event or story; also :  an example of such a representation

narrative adjective
nar·ra·tive·ly adverb

Examples of narrative

  1. He is writing a detailed narrative of his life on the island.

  2. People have questioned the accuracy of his narrative.



1567

First Known Use of narrative

1567



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