Examples of retell in a Sentence
The movie retells the story of Romeo and Juliet.
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Now, the inspiring and heartbreaking story is reaching the hearts of moviegoers with The Miracle Season — a tear-jerking retelling playing in theaters.
Myths have been endlessly retold, in different ways, for different cultural moments.
The book retold not only McCain's dramatic Vietnam War exploits — the USS Forrestal disaster and his POW camp trauma — but also familiarized readers with his family's military tradition.
This new musical retells the dramatic tale of a romantic hero with aerial acrobatics, sword-fighting and magic all set to the famous red-hot Gipsy Kings beat.
And originally, Katrina was supposed to be based on the The Great Deluge by Douglas Brinkley, a 768-page epic that retells the events of Katrina from multiple narrative perspectives.
But, Alderman said, that log cabin still can be useful as a way for that community to identify itself with Lincoln's legacy and to have a role in retelling his story.
She and her husband, Rick, of Niles, said Teller reveled in retelling stories from his previous life of crime.
The resulting novel is more remix than retelling, transforming a romance, a river, a father and plentiful tree imagery into an elegant meditation on modern-day emotion.
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Definition of retell for English Language Learners
: to tell (a story) again especially in a different way
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