Thesaurus / recount


At a public dance, an Indian may recount some particular brave deed.

Indian Scout TalksCharles A. Eastman

It would be almost endless to recount all the interesting facts and narratives with which Van Dale has enriched his book.

A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 8 (of 10)Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)

Indeed, it were tedious to recount the various opinions of various disciples.

The City of God, Volume IAurelius Augustine

Nor can we recount his important work in other branches of biology further than has been already done in the foregoing pages.

Life of Charles DarwinG. T. (George Thomas) Bettany

After djeuner we shall proceed to be lightning-conducted again, and I shall duly collect a few more adventures to recount.

The Lightning ConductorC. N. Williamson

I will recount my manifold adventures when we meet, which I hope will be in a few days.

The Life of a Regimental OfficerA. F. Mockler-Ferryman

It is no pleasure for me to recount these passages in my life, in which I have had to hear the "proud man's contumely."

The Confessions of Harry Lorrequer, CompleteCharles James Lever (1806-1872)

We would anticipate and partake the pleasure with which they will then recount the steps of New England's advancement.

A better course than to attempt to answer that question would be to recount the story of Tientietnikov's boyhood and upbringing.

Dead SoulsNikolai Vasilievich Gogol

But who in his mind could recount the names of the others as many as afterwards aroused the battle of the Greeks?


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