narrate

[nar-eyt, na-reyt]
verb (used with object), narrated, narrating.
1.
to give an account or tell the story of (events, experiences, etc.).
2.
to add a spoken commentary to (a film, television program, etc.): to narrate a slide show.
verb (used without object), narrated, narrating.
3.
to relate or recount events, experiences, etc., in speech or writing.

Origin:
1650–60; < Latin narrātus (past participle of narrāre to relate, tell, say), equivalent to nār(us) knowing, acquainted with (variant of gnārus; see cognition) + -ātus -ate1

narratable, adjective
narrator, narrater [nar-ey-ter, na-rey-, nar-uh-] , noun
misnarrate, verb, misnarrated, misnarrating.
unnarratable, adjective
unnarrated, adjective
well-narrated, adjective


1. detail, recite. See describe.
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narrate (nəˈreɪt)
 
vb
1.  to tell (a story); relate
2.  to speak in accompaniment of (a film, television programme, etc)
 
[C17: from Latin narrāre to recount, from gnārus knowing]
 
nar'ratable
 
adj

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narrate
1650s, but stigmatized as Scottish and not in general use until 19c. See narration. Related: Narrated.
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Example sentences
The campers narrate the series, revealing their anecdotes and feelings.
Or to the seething anger that those stories narrate.
Also, it sports myriad manual controls, along with a microphone so you can
  narrate images as you shoot them.
Nothing can be more conclusive upon this point than the facts they narrate.
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