Associations to the word «Narration»


NARRATION, noun. The act of recounting or relating in order the particulars of some action, occurrence, or affair; a narrating.
NARRATION, noun. That which is narrated or recounted; an orderly recital of the details and particulars of some transaction or event, or of a series of transactions or events; a story or narrative.
NARRATION, noun. (rhetoric) That part of an oration in which the speaker makes his or her statement of facts.

Dictionary definition

NARRATION, noun. A message that tells the particulars of an act or occurrence or course of events; presented in writing or drama or cinema or as a radio or television program; "his narrative was interesting"; "Disney's stories entertain adults as well as children".
NARRATION, noun. The act of giving an account describing incidents or a course of events; "his narration was hesitant".
NARRATION, noun. (rhetoric) the second section of an oration in which the facts are set forth.

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley