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Malfunction includes an especially goofy moment of early-’00s awards-show banter in which he repeatedly responds to a recitation of her accomplishments by drooling over how “fine” she is.
THE STRANGE SHORTSIGHTEDNESS OF MALFUNCTION: THE DRESSING DOWN OF JANET JACKSONJUDY BERMANNOVEMBER 19, 2021TIME
It’s basically a recitation of rumors with little to nothing in the way of substantiation.
CHRISTOPHER STEELE IS TALKING NOW. HERE’S THE BIG HOLE IN HIS DEFENSE OF HIMSELF.AARON BLAKEOCTOBER 18, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Try to ask someone what they watched on television last night and you’ll get a recitation of shows, but as sure as there were shows, there was advertising.
THE BRAVE NEW WORLD OF ADVERTISINGDANIEL MALLOYFEBRUARY 7, 2021OZY
He gasped a few times, then, gathering strength again, went on with that horrible spasmodic recitation.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
The second grammar class had been relieved from a recitation by this confab, and somehow Perry had a subduing influence.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
I believe I can pick out all these playwrights by a reference to their recitation papers.
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
Jess told what she had heard at the door of the recitation room that afternoon, and they laughed over it.
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
Mr. Purcell never noticed her out of the recitation room—Mr. Read was more lofty—Josephine more contemptuous than ever.
ALONEMARION HARLAND
At court much time was given to poetic recitation, often accompanied by music, and accomplished poets received liberal rewards.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
He was then asked which was his favourite recitation in Milton?
ART IN ENGLANDDUTTON COOK
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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