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recount

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verb re·count \ri-ˈkau̇nt\

Definition of recount

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to relate in detail :  narrate

recounter

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Origin and Etymology of recount

Middle English, from Anglo-French recunter, from re- + cunter to count, relate — more at count


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recount

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verb re·count \(ˌ)rē-ˈkau̇nt\

Definition of recount

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to count again

Origin and Etymology of recount

re- + count

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recount

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noun re·count \ˈrē-ˌkau̇nt, (ˌ)rē-ˈ\

Definition of recount

  1. :  a second or fresh count

Examples of recount in a Sentence

  1. The election was very close and the loser demanded a recount.

First Known Use of recount

1850

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RECOUNT Defined for English Language Learners

recount

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noun

Definition of recount for English Language Learners

  • : a second count of the votes in a very close election


RECOUNT Defined for Kids

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recount

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verb re·count \ri-ˈkau̇nt\

Definition of recount for Students

recounted

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recounting

  1. :  to tell all about :  narrate She recounted her adventures.


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recount

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verb re·count \ˌrē-ˈkau̇nt\

Definition of recount for Students

recounted

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recounting

  1. :  to count again


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recount

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noun re·count \ˈrē-ˌkau̇nt, -ˈkau̇nt\

Definition of recount for Students

  1. :  a counting again (as of election votes)



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