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nar·ra·tion

 (nă-rā′shən)
n.
1. The act, process, or an instance of narrating.
2. Narrated material.

nar·ra′tion·al adj.
nar·ra′tion·al·ly adv.

narration

(nəˈreɪʃən)
n
1. the act or process of narrating
2. a narrated account or story; narrative
3. (Rhetoric) (in traditional rhetoric) the third step in making a speech, the putting forward of the question

nar•ra•tion

(næˈreɪ ʃən)

n.
1. something narrated; an account, story, or narrative.
2. the act or process of narrating.
3. a recital of events, esp. in chronological order.
[1400–50; < Latin]
nar•ra′tion•al, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.narration - a message that tells the particulars of an act or occurrence or course of eventsnarration - a message that tells the particulars of an act or occurrence or course of events; presented in writing or drama or cinema or as a radio or television program; "his narrative was interesting"; "Disney's stories entertain adults as well as children"
tearjerker - an excessively sentimental narrative
subject matter, content, message, substance - what a communication that is about something is about
tall tale - an improbable (unusual or incredible or fanciful) story
folk tale, folktale - a tale circulated by word of mouth among the common folk
sob story, sob stuff - a sentimental story (or drama) of personal distress; designed to arouse sympathy
fairy story, fairy tale, fairytale - a story about fairies; told to amuse children
nursery rhyme - a tale in rhymed verse for children
2.narration - the act of giving an account describing incidents or a course of eventsnarration - the act of giving an account describing incidents or a course of events; "his narration was hesitant"
body - the central message of a communication; "the body of the message was short"
introduction - the first section of a communication
close, closing, ending, conclusion, end - the last section of a communication; "in conclusion I want to say..."
report, account - the act of informing by verbal report; "he heard reports that they were causing trouble"; "by all accounts they were a happy couple"
recounting, telling, relation - an act of narration; "he was the hero according to his own relation"; "his endless recounting of the incident eventually became unbearable"
3.narration - (rhetoric) the second section of an oration in which the facts are set forth
rhetoric - study of the technique and rules for using language effectively (especially in public speaking)
section, subdivision - a self-contained part of a larger composition (written or musical); "he always turns first to the business section"; "the history of this work is discussed in the next section"

narration

noun account, storytelling, telling, reading, relation, explanation, description, recital, voice-over (in film) The play is an autobiographical journey with song, dialogue and narration.

narration

noun
Translations
حكايةرِوايَه، سَرْد
vyprávění
fortælling
kertomuskuvaus
pripovijedanjepripovijestpripovijetka
frásögn
rozprávanie
anlatma

narration

[nəˈreɪʃən] N [of documentary] → narración f, comentarios mpl; [of story] → narración f, relato m

narration

[nəˈreɪʃən] n
[events] → narration f
(= commentary) → commentaire m
a narration to a slide show → le commentaire d'un diaporama

narration

nErzählung f; (of events, journey)Schilderung f

narration

[nəˈreɪʃn] nnarrazione f

narrate

(nəˈreit) verb
to tell (a story). He narrated the events of the afternoon.
narˈration noun
narrative (ˈnarətiv) noun
a story. an exciting narrative.
narˈrator noun
1. a person who tells a story.
2. a person who tells you what is happening or explains something in a film.
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