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VERB (2)

1. provide commentary for a film, for example;

2. narrate or give a detailed account of;
- Example: "Tell what happened"
- Example: "The father told a story to his child"
[syn: tell, narrate, recount, recite]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

narrate \nar*rate"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Narrated; p. pr. & vb. n. Narrating.] [L. narratus, p. p. of narrare to narrate, prob. for gnarigare, fr. gnarus knowing. See Ignore, Know.] To tell, rehearse, or recite, as a story; to relate the particulars of; to go through with in detail, as an incident or transaction; to give an account of. [1913 Webster] Syn: To relate; recount; detail; describe. [1913 Webster]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

32 Moby Thesaurus words for "narrate": allegorize, chronicle, descant, describe, detail, dilate, discourse, expatiate, fable, fabulize, fictionalize, mythicize, mythify, mythologize, novelize, recite, recount, rehearse, relate, repeat, report, retail, retell, reveal, review, romance, state, storify, tell, tell a story, unfold, unfold a tale