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chronicles

noun
plural of chronicle

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a relating of events usually in the order in which they happened
  • a chronicle of their adventure on the river

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2 an account of important events in the order in which they happened
  • only sketchy information about King Arthur can be found in the chronicles of ancient England

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chronicles

verb
present tense third-person singular of chronicle

Synonyms of chronicles (Entry 2 of 2)

to give an oral or written account of in some detail
  • the book chronicles the efforts of two climbers to scale Mount Everest

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The first known use of chronicles was in 1535

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“Chronicles.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/chronicles. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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