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See definition of retold on Dictionary.com
  • as innarrative
  • as inrepeated

synonyms for retold

  • historical
  • anecdotal
  • fictional
  • fictive
  • narrated
  • recounted
  • reported
  • sequential
  • echoed
  • paraphrased
  • quoted
  • recapitulated
  • recited
  • rehashed
  • reiterated
  • restated
  • reannounced
  • reuttered

antonyms for retold

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  • rambling
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    How to use retold in a sentence

    When they became settled in the train, Pelham retold to the sisters the story of his trip to the mountain.
    MOUNTAINCLEMENT WOOD
    Nor is this all, for even the Bible stories are retold at length, and a whole discourse is given upon neas.
    GIOVANNI BOCCACCIO, A BIOGRAPHICAL STUDYEDWARD HUTTON
    "I'm a trifle tired of hearing the same adventures retold," she said, still smiling.
    COMING HOMEEDITH WHARTON
    In response to their inquiries, he retold the story of the accident and of his ministrations and perplexities.
    JOHN ERMINE OF THE YELLOWSTONEFREDERIC REMINGTON
    Is the legend of St. Mary Overies too well-known a story to be retold?
    LONDONWALTER BESANT
    The Judge, coming home in the midst of these surgical cares, heard the story retold with heroic additions by his wife.
    THE READJUSTMENTWILL IRWIN
    The story of these outrages has been told and retold—they are integral parts of the financial history of the country.
    THE MODERN RAILROADEDWARD HUNGERFORD
    The story of the origin of the festa was retold and the grillo placed under her special protection.
    THE SPELLWILLIAM DANA ORCUTT
    After that we were set down to a great supper, and the tale of the flight and the raid was told and retold.
    A KING'S COMRADECHARLES WHISTLER
    It is fitting that the story of our country's first Thanksgiving should be retold this year by means of corn.
    MOTHER NATURE'S TOY-SHOPLINA BEARD
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO RETOLD

    • anecdotal
    • fictional
    • fictive
    • historical
    • narrated
    • recounted
    • reported
    • retold
    • sequential
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