HyperDic: narration

English > 3 senses of the word narration:
NOUNcommunicationnarration, narrative, story, talea message that tells the particulars of an act or occurrence or course of events
communicationnarration, recital, yarnthe act of giving an account describing incidents or a course of events
communicationnarration(rhetoric) the second section of an oration in which the facts are set forth
narration > pronunciation
Soundsnehrey'shahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > narration: 3 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningA 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.
Synonymsnarrative, story, tale
InstancesCanterbury TalesAn uncompleted series of tales written after 1387 by Geoffrey Chaucer
Narrowerfairytale, fairy tale, fairy storyA story about fairies
folktale, folk taleA tale circulated by word of mouth among the common folk
nursery rhymeA tale in rhymed verse for children
sob story, sob stuffA sentimental story (or drama) of personal distress
tall taleAn improbable (unusual or incredible or fanciful) story
tearjerkerAn excessively sentimental narrative
Broadermessage, content, subject matter, substanceWhat a communication that is about something is about
Spanishnarración, narrativa, relato
Catalannarrativa
Verbsnarratenarrate or give a detailed account of
narrateprovide commentary for a film, for example
English > narration: 3 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningThe act of giving an account describing incidents or a course of events.
Example"his narration was hesitant"
Synonymsrecital, yarn
PartsbodyThe central message of a communication
conclusion, end, close, closing, endingThe last section of a communication
introductionThe first section of a communication
Narrowerrelation, telling, recountingAn act of narration
Broaderreport, accountThe act of informing by verbal / verbal / verbal report
Spanishcuento, historia, narración, relato
Catalanconte, història, narració, relat
Verbsnarratenarrate or give a detailed account of
narrateprovide commentary for a film, for example
English > narration: 3 senses > noun 3, communication
Meaning(rhetoric) the second section of an oration in which the facts are set forth.
Categoryrhetoricstudy of the technique and rules for using language effectively (especially in public speaking)
Broadersection, subdivisionA self-contained part of a larger / larger composition / composition (written or musical)
Verbsnarratenarrate or give a detailed account of

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