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Definitions and Synonyms of recapitulate | Another word for recapitulate | What is recapitulate?

Definition 1: summarize briefly - [verb of communication]

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

  • Let's recapitulate the main ideas

Synonyms for recapitulate in the sense of this definition

(recapitulate is a kind of ...) give a summary (of)

"he summed up his results" "I will now summarize"

(... is a kind of recapitulate ) go back over

"retrograde arguments"

Definition 2: repeat an earlier theme of a composition - [verb of creation]

Synonyms for recapitulate in the sense of this definition

(recapitulate is a kind of ...) replay (as a melody)

"Play it again, Sam" "She played the third movement very beautifully"

(recapitulate belongs to category ...) musical activity (singing or whistling etc.)

"his music was his central interest"

Definition 3: repeat stages of evolutionary development during the embryonic phase of life - [verb of creation]

(recapitulate is a kind of ...) make or do or perform again

"He could never replicate his brilliant performance of the magic trick"

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