Synonyms and related words:
allegorize, battologize, fable, fabulize, fictionalize, fill, give an encore, go over, go through, iterate, mythicize, mythify, mythologize, narrate, novelize, pad, practice, reaffirm, reassert, recapitulate, recite, recount, rehash, rehearse, reissue, reiterate, relate, report, reprint, restate, resume, retail, review, reword, romance, run over, say over, say over again, storify, sum up, summarize, tautologize, tell, tell a story, unfold a tale

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • Retell — Re*tell, v. t. To tell again. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • retell — index copy, quote, reaffirm, recapitulate, recite, recount, reiterate, relate (tell) …   Law dictionary

  • retell — 1590s, from RE (Cf. re ) back, again + TELL (Cf. tell) (v.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • retell — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • retell — [[t]ri͟ːte̱l[/t]] retells, retelling, retold VERB If you retell a story, you write it, tell it, or present it again, often in a different way from its original form. [V n] Lucilla often asks her sisters to retell the story... [V n] It is a tale… …   English dictionary

  • retell — UK [ˌriːˈtel] / US [ˌrɪˈtel] verb [transitive] Word forms retell : present tense I/you/we/they retell he/she/it retells present participle retelling past tense retold UK [ˌriːˈtəʊld] / US [ˌrɪˈtoʊld] past participle retold to tell a story again… …   English dictionary

  • retell — verb Retell is used with these nouns as the object: ↑story …   Collocations dictionary

  • retell — transitive verb (retold; telling) Date: 1593 1. to tell again or in another form 2. to count again …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • retell — v., retold, retelling. * * * …   Universalium

  • retell — verb To tell again, to paraphrase, to tell something one has read or heard …   Wiktionary

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