1. [ verb ] narrate or give a detailed account of
Synonyms: tell recite spin narrate

"Tell what happened" "The father told a story to his child"

Related terms: inform relate yarn crack rhapsodize narration narration narrator recital narration relation
2. [ verb ] count again

"We had to recount all the votes after an accusation of fraud was made"

Related terms: count
3. [ noun ] an additional (usually a second) count; especially of the votes in a close election
Related terms: count
Similar spelling:   recounting