What does the word narrate mean?

    Part of speech: noun


  • Part of speech: verb transitive, verb intransitive

  • To tell, as a story.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Narrator.

Usage examples for narrate

  1. It is rather a long story, Miss Valerie, and, if you wish to hear it, you will oblige me by sitting down while I narrate it to you. – Valerie by Frederick Marryat
  2. I now turn to another kind of exploration- and have to narrate deeds of even greater danger, though of a different kind, done upon Australia's face. – Australia Twice Traversed, The Romance of Exploration Australia Twice Traversed. The Romance Of Exploration, Being A Narrative Compiled From The Journals Of Five Exploring Expeditions Into And Through Central South Australia, And Western Australia, From 1 by Ernest Giles
  3. If it is difficult to narrate an ordinary event of our own time, it is far more so to describe the great crises where restless humanity is seeking its true path. – Life of St. Francis of Assisi by Paul Sabatier