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rac·on·teur

 (răk′ŏn-tûr′)
n.
One who tells stories and anecdotes with skill and wit.

[French, from raconter, to relate, from Old French : re-, re- + aconter, to count up, reckon; see account.]

raconteur

(ˌrækɒnˈtɜː)
n
a person skilled in telling stories
[C19: French, from raconter to tell]

rac•on•teur

(ˌræk ɒnˈtɜr, -ˈtʊər, -ən-)

n.
a person who is skilled in relating stories and anecdotes interestingly.
[1820–30; < French, =racont(er) to tell (Old French r(e)- re- + aconter to tell, account) + -eur -eur]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.raconteur - a person skilled in telling anecdotesraconteur - a person skilled in telling anecdotes
narrator, storyteller, teller - someone who tells a story

raconteur

noun storyteller, relater, recounter, teller of stories, spinner of yarns He spoke eight languages and was a noted raconteur
Translations
vypravěč
tarinankertoja
anekdotázómesélő
gawędziarz

raconteur

[ˌrækɒnˈtɜːʳ] Nanecdotista mf

raconteur

[ˌrækɒnˈtɜːr] nconteur/euse m/f

raconteur

nErzähler(in) m(f)von Anekdoten

raconteur

[ˌrækɒnˈtɜːʳ] nnarratore/trice
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