Synonyms of recite in English:


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1‘we used to have great fun reciting poetry to each other’

repeat from memory, say aloud, read aloud, declaim, quote, speak, deliver, render
intone, chant
spout, parrot, say parrot-fashion
Judaism daven
rare cantillate, intonate, bespout

2‘sometimes, if he got bored, he would just stand up and start reciting’

give a recitation, say a poem, perform
informal do one's party piece

3‘once again, Sir John recited the facts they knew’

enumerate, list, detail, itemize, reel off, rattle off
recount, relate, describe, narrate, give an account of, run through, recapitulate, repeat, rehearse, specify, particularize, spell out