verb (used with object), re·told [ree-tohld], /riˈtoʊld/, re·tell·ing.
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Elder’s journey will be retold this week because of his appearance at Augusta National.Lee Elder made history at the Masters. He made an impact in Washington.|Barry Svrluga|April 8, 2021|Washington Post
The romance of Broadway is so eternally tied to the outcomes of opening nights that the story of “Six” is likely to be retold for years to come.‘Six’ seemed bound for Broadway glory. Then a pandemic shut it down on opening night.|Peter Marks|March 4, 2021|Washington Post
As these little fissures opened into wounds, I dressed them by retelling the story of our relationship.
Rock-star mythologist Natalie Haynes, like Madeline Miller, whose “Circe” retells the story of the witch at the center of “The Odyssey,” reboots ancient epics with fresh perspectives.Natalie Haynes’s ‘A Thousand Ships’ brilliantly reframes the Trojan War|Carol Memmott|February 8, 2021|Washington Post
It also became a regular feature of Christmas TV for much of my childhood, turning up every year to retell its familiar tale.
Of course, the only reason we retell the story is precisely the data did corroborate Einstein's theory.
The Eichmann trial was as an opportunity to retell the story of the Holocaust to Israelis—and to the world.
Then she had to retell, perhaps for the hundredth time, the story of the hand-bag and the linen chest, but her eyes closed.The Song of Songs|Hermann Sudermann
Many of his poems describe country life in New England; others retell old stories of pioneer days.Story Hour Readings: Seventh Year|E.C. Hartwell
These have been so perfectly told by great writers that to retell them would seem absurd.A Book of Myths|Jean Lang
The tale is too long to retell here but it is undeniably thrilling and good reading.Castles and Chateaux of Old Burgundy|Francis Miltoun
To the Teacher: Have the children retell the story of the picture.Stories Pictures Tell|Flora Carpenter