Synonyms and Antonyms of recite

  1. 1 to give an oral or written account of in some detail recited the funny story of how he and his girlfriend met Synonyms chart, chronicle, describe, narrate, tell, recount, rehearse, relate, reportRelated Words deliver, give, reel off, state, utter, voice; detail, enumerate, itemize, particularize; bare, disclose, divulge, expose, let on (about), reveal; delineate, depict, express, render, sketch

  2. 2 to give from memory after all these years, she's still able to recite the poems she learned as a child Synonyms repeat, reel off, sayRelated Words con, learn, memorize, study; declaim, mouth, orate, speakNear Antonyms read

  3. 3 to specify one after another the Declaration of Independence recites a long list of grievances against King George III Synonyms detail, itemize, list, numerate, enumerate, reel off, rehearse, tick (off)Related Words outline; tabulate, tally; catalog (or catalogue), inventory; chart, diagram, graph; calculate, compute, estimate, figure, reckon; cite, mention, nameNear Antonyms generalize

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clearly seen through or understood

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