toggle menu
1000+ books
Go to Book

used in A Thousand Acres

3 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
to say or read something aloud — especially something previously memorized such as a poem


to say in detail — especially a list of things
  • I had forgotten in my own recitation his old grievances against Harold and his mother.
    p. 196.4
  • She might as well have been reciting a pickle recipe, her tone was that flat.
    p. 190.0
  • I went over after breakfast one day, after sharing Ty's wordless meal and hearing him recite his plans for the day and the incidental information that he wouldn't be home for dinner.
    p. 225.3

There are no more uses of "recite" in A Thousand Acres.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list —®