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narrative

nar·ra·tive

narrative

 
 
pronunciation:
nae r tihv
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part of speech: noun
definition: a story, description, or account of events.
Novels are long narratives.
synonyms:
account, story, tale
similar words:
anecdote, description, fiction, history, novel, recital, report
derivation: narratively (adv.)
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The word narrative contains the following part:
narr Latin root that means tell, give an account of
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