narrativize

narrativize

[nar-uh-tuh-vahyz]
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), narrativized, narrativizing.
to communicate (events or experiences) in narrative form, in order to better understand them: documentaries that attempt to narrativize the Holocaust.

Origin:
narrativ(e) + -ize

narrativization, noun
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Main Entry:  narrativize
Part of Speech:  v
Definition:  to make into a narrated account or story; to make into the form of a narrative
Example:  Some listeners attempt to narrativize music in order to make sense of it.
Etymology:  narrativ(e) + -ize
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