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Definition 1: a record or narrative description of past events - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where chronicle or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a history of France
  • he gave an inaccurate account of the plot to kill the president
  • the story of exposure to lead

Synonyms for chronicle in the sense of this definition

(chronicle is a kind of ...) anything (such as a document or a phonograph record or a photograph) providing permanent evidence of or information about past events

"the film provided a valuable record of stage techniques"

(... is a kind of chronicle ) a history of the ancient world

(... is a kind of chronicle ) a history of a word

(... is a kind of chronicle ) detailed record of the background of a person or group under study or treatment

(... is a kind of chronicle ) writing having historical value (as opposed to fiction or myth etc.)

(... is a kind of chronicle ) a chronological account of events in successive years

(... is a kind of chronicle ) an account of the series of events making up a person's life

(... is a kind of chronicle ) a detailed account or description of something

"he was forced to listen to a recital of his many shortcomings"

(chronicle belongs to category ...) the discipline that records and interprets past events involving human beings

"he teaches Medieval history" "history takes the long view"

Definition 2: record in chronological order; make a historical record - [verb of communication]

(chronicle is a kind of ...) make a record of; set down in permanent form

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