Definitions of recital

  1. a detailed account or description of something; "he was forced to listen to a recital of his many shortcomings" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. The act of reciting; the repetition of the words of another, or of a document; rehearsal; as, the recital of testimony. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. A telling in detail and due order of the particulars of anything, as of a law, an adventure, or a series of events; narration. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. That which is recited; a story; a narration. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. The formal statement, or setting forth, of some matter of fact in any deed or writing in order to explain the reasons on which the transaction is founded; the statement of matter in pleading introductory to some positive allegation. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. A vocal or instrumental performance by one person; - distinguished from concert; as, a song recital; an organ, piano, or violin recital. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. The act of telling of the particulars of an event; narration; the thing told; a story; a musical or dramatic entertainment by one performer. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8. Act of reciting: rehearsal: that which is recited: a narration. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  9. Act of reciting; something recited. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  10. The act of reciting; a declamation; narration. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  11. The act of reciting; that which is recited; rehearsal; a narration. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  12. The repetition of the words of another; rehearsal from memory; narration. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for recital

  1. He drew from her a recital of her interview with her brother; but in her confused account of language, itself so confused to one not prepared for it, he was equally at a loss with Ione to conceive the intentions or the meaning of Apaecides. – The Last Days of Pompeii by Edward George Bulwer-Lytton
  2. Such a recital is a mustahab, not a sunnat or farz order. – The Faith of Islam by Edward Sell