HyperDic: recount

English > 3 senses of the word recount:
VERBcommunicationrecount, tell, narrate, recitenarrate or give a detailed account of
communicationrecountcount again
NOUNactrecountan additional (usually a second) count
recount > pronunciation
Soundsrihkaw'nt; riy.kaw'nt
Rhymesaccount ... viscount: 14 rhymes with awnt...
English > recount: 3 senses > noun 1, act
MeaningAn additional (usually a second) count; especially of the votes in a close election.
Broadercount, counting, numeration, enumeration, reckoning, tallyThe act of counting
Verbsrecountcount again
English > recount: 3 senses > verb 1, communication
Meaningnarrate or give a detailed account of.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something; Somebody ----s something to somebody
ModelThey won't recount the story
Synonymstell, narrate, recite
Narrowercracktell spontaneously
relateGive an account of
rhapsodize, rhapsodiserecite a rhapsody
yarntell or spin a yarn
BroaderinformImpart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to
Spanishcontar, explicar, narrar, recontar, relatar
Catalancontar, explicar, narrar
Nounsrecountingan act of narration
English > recount: 3 senses > verb 2, communication
MeaningCount again.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"We had to recount all the votes after an accusation of fraud was made"
Broadercount, number, enumerate, numerateDetermine the number or amount of
Nounsrecountan additional (usually a second) count

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