Synonyms for recite

Synonyms for (verb) recite

Synonyms: recite

Definition: repeat aloud from memory

Usage: she recited a poem; The pupil recited his lesson for the day

Similar words: repeat, echo

Definition: to say again or imitate

Usage: followers echoing the cries of their leaders


Synonyms: recite, enumerate, itemise, itemize

Definition: specify individually

Usage: She enumerated the many obstacles she had encountered; The doctor recited the list of possible side effects of the drug

Similar words: name, identify

Definition: give the name or identifying characteristics of; refer to by name or some other identifying characteristic property

Usage: Many senators were named in connection with the scandal; The almanac identifies the auspicious months


Synonyms: recite, recount, narrate, tell

Definition: narrate or give a detailed account of

Usage: Tell what happened; The father told a story to his child

Similar words: inform

Definition: impart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to

Usage: I informed him of his rights


Synonyms: declaim, recite

Definition: recite in elocution

Similar words: do, perform, execute

Definition: carry out or perform an action

Usage: John did the painting, the weeding, and he cleaned out the gutters; the skater executed a triple pirouette; she did a little dance


Synonyms: retell, recite

Definition: render verbally, "recite a poem"

Usage: retell a story

Similar words: re-create

Definition: create anew

Usage: Re-create the boom of the West on a small scale