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used in Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

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


to say in detail — especially a list of things
  • You have to be in a certain mood to accept bad recitations of poetry.
    Part 3 (81% in)
  • Phaedrus is quite ready to recite in detail the exact arguments Socrates uses to establish this view.
    Part 4 (50% in)
  • Phaedrus meets Socrates, who knows only the ways of the city, and leads him into the country, whereupon he begins to recite a speech of the orator, Lysias, whom he admires.
    Part 4 (72% in)

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