verb (used with object), re·cit·ed, re·cit·ing.
verb (used without object), re·cit·ed, re·cit·ing.
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So, it’s anything but a shock that we’re going to be seeing a lot more of the 22-year-old who recited her poem “The Hill We Climb” on that chilly January morning.Amanda Gorman will bring poetry—and politics—to the Super Bowl|Kristen Bellstrom|January 28, 2021|Fortune
Vaccine hotline numbers recited quickly on the news can easily be missed.A big hurdle for older Americans trying to get vaccinated: Using the internet|Rebecca Heilweil|January 27, 2021|Vox
Amanda Gorman was the youngest poet to recite her work at a presidential inauguration.Amanda Gorman’s first political memory is her mother reading her Miranda Rights|Olivier Knox|January 20, 2021|Washington Post
There’s probably more, and if you sit around late at night with Ohio State fans even in some distant year such as 2050, they probably would recite all 169 plays of Clemson’s 29-23 win in a spiral of excruciation and maybe even beer.The Alabama football dynasty collects another title with a 52-24 rout of Ohio State|Chuck Culpepper, Des Bieler|January 12, 2021|Washington Post
They might have been reciting the circumstances of Amelia Norman’s life.A shocking 19th-century crime reveals the continued need for gender equality|Julie Miller|December 27, 2020|Washington Post
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|Cliff Schecter|May 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In fact, we met him at the Holocaust Memorial in Drancy, where he recited the opening verses of the Qur'an.
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’|Sarah Moroz|November 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Sher recited the first kalima in sterling Arabic and the crowd dispersed.
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|Sarah Posner|June 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The series is so taught that it can be recited forwards and backwards—the only true test of learning any series.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
Then a humorist told some of his own funny stories and an elocutionist recited a bit from Shakespeare effectively.The Campfire Girls of Roselawn|Margaret Penrose
I had hopes myself—you know that, and as I neither fiddled nor recited poetry your own conclusions may be wrong.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd
Member how you recited dat Leetle 166 drops o water, leetle grains o sand piece, Miss Jess?The Girls of Central High on the Stage|Gertrude W. Morrison
Here the essayist recited an infinite amount of detail about the distress at home, giving the conversation and the actions.English: Composition and Literature|W. F. (William Franklin) Webster