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synonyms for retelling

  • drill
  • practice session
  • reading
  • recital
  • tryout
  • workout
  • call
  • description
  • experiment
  • going-over
  • practice
  • prep
  • readying
  • recitation
  • recounting
  • relation
  • run through
  • shakedown
  • dry run
  • test flight
  • trial balloon
  • trial performance
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antonyms for retelling

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How to use retelling in a sentence

The centuries-old fairy tale gets a modern retelling as a jukebox musical on Amazon Prime, with the pop star Camila Cabello donning the glass slipper.
THE 23 MOST ANTICIPATED MOVIES OF FALL 2021ANDREW R. CHOWAUGUST 26, 2021TIME
For newcomers, it would wrap up a pretty interesting retelling of the Evangelion universe, albeit one missing possibly the same emotional gravitas it had during its 26-episode run.
WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT THE NEW 'NEON GENESIS EVANGELION’ FILM, ACCORDING TO SERIES CREATOR HIDEAKI ANNOPATRICK LUCAS AUSTINAUGUST 20, 2021TIME
The four-film tetralogy, known as Rebuild of Evangelion, is a retelling of the series, one that delves deeper into the world after the original series’ finale.
WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT THE NEW 'NEON GENESIS EVANGELION’ FILM, ACCORDING TO SERIES CREATOR HIDEAKI ANNOPATRICK LUCAS AUSTINAUGUST 20, 2021TIME
The ox ran off, but in Hedaya’s “very, very dramatic” retelling, “the story morphed into a bull who charged her stomach,” Shrem said, laughing.
THE SURFSIDE DEBRIS HAS BEEN CLEARED, BUT ONE VICTIM IS STILL MISSING. HER LOVED ONES WANT ANSWERS.BRITTANY SHAMMAS, MERYL KORNFIELD, PAULINA FIROZIJULY 23, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The Chosen and the Beautiful by Nghi VoIn this retelling of the Great Gatsby, Vo turns Fitzgerald’s American classic on its head to present a world recognizable in outline, but brought to new life in imaginative detail.
THE BEST SUMMER READS OF 2021ALLISON MCNEARNEYMAY 30, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
Many thought it was a thinly veiled retelling of Hunt’s story, despite Drury’s denials.
OUR POLITICS IS NO UGLIER OR MORE DYSFUNCTIONAL THAN IN THE PASTKYLE LONGLEYMAY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Indeed, most retellings of quantum computing’s origin story overlook Fredkin’s pivotal role.
TOMORROW’S COMPUTER, YESTERDAYSIMSON GARFINKEL ’87, PHD ’05APRIL 28, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
In the retelling of it, I have left out most of the history.
THE OUTLAW OF TORNEDGAR RICE BURROUGHS
The remainder of the night was spent in the hut, Nat telling and retelling his wild experience in the flume.
THE MOTOR RANGERS THROUGH THE SIERRASMARVIN WEST
And it seems that with each retelling the story grows more and still more wonderful.
FATHER THRIFT AND HIS ANIMAL FRIENDSJOSEPH CHARLES SINDELAR
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WORDS RELATED TO RETELLING

  • call
  • description
  • drill
  • dry run
  • experiment
  • going-over
  • practice
  • practice session
  • prep
  • reading
  • readying
  • recital
  • recitation
  • recounting
  • relation
  • retelling
  • run through
  • shakedown
  • test flight
  • trial balloon
  • trial performance
  • tryout
  • workout
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.