To repeat, as something already prepared, written down, committed to memory, or the like; to deliver from a written or printed document, or from recollection; to rehearse; as, to recite the words of an author, or of a deed or covenant.
- To repeat or utter aloud (something rehearsed or memorized), especially before an audience.
- To relate in detail. See Synonyms at describe.
- To list or enumerate.
- To deliver a recitation.
- To repeat lessons prepared or memorized.