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recite
used in The Picture of Dorian Gray - 20 chapter version

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Definition
to say or read something aloud — especially something previously memorized such as a poem

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to say in detail — especially a list of things
  • The beautiful passage— Thou knowest the mask of night is on my face, Else would a maiden blush bepaint my cheek For that which thou hast heard me speak to-night— was declaimed with the painful precision of a schoolgirl who has been taught to recite by some second-rate professor of elocution.
    Chapter 7 (23% in)

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