verb (used with object), re·cit·ed, re·cit·ing.
verb (used without object), re·cit·ed, re·cit·ing.
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Contemporary Examples of recited
There is nothing we can do to stop gun violence, they recited; guns don't kill people, people do.How the Gun Nuts Try to Excuse Away the Santa Barbara Slaughter—and Why They’re All Wrong
May 27, 2014
In fact, we met him at the Holocaust Memorial in Drancy, where he recited the opening verses of the Qur'an.Moral Courage: Imam for Peace
February 10, 2014
Swinton did alternating poses as she recited the fashion pantheon: Paul Poiret.Tilda Swinton and Oliver Saillard Perform the Creation of Fashion in ‘Eternity Dress’
November 21, 2013
Sher recited the first kalima in sterling Arabic and the crowd dispersed.Death on Killer Mountain
July 6, 2013
Gordon recited a litany of threats to Israel from Egypt, Hamas, Lebanon, Hezbollah, Syria, and especially Iran.Meet The Husband and Wife Novelists Talking Israel to The Christian Right
June 18, 2013
Historical Examples of recited
After this some prayers are recited, and a sacrifice is offered.Castes and Tribes of Southern India
And the guest took the cup of wine from my father's hand, and recited a Kiddush.Yiddish Tales
Laddie, aged eleven, do you remember how you studied and recited "King Henry of Navarre" every poetry hour for a year?
At noon, the assembly having convened, four pundits came out successively and recited Sanskrit texts.The Non-religion of the Future: A Sociological Study
Amy recited the "descriptions" within whose boundaries lay the bulk of the claims.The Rules of the Game
Stewart Edward White