English to French Meaning :: narrative

Narrative :
récit, histoire, narrationnarratif - récitrécitrécits
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Noun(1) a message that tells the particulars of an act or occurrence or course of events; presented in writing or drama or cinema or as a radio or television program
Adjective(1) consisting of or characterized by the telling of a story

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(1) The point is that with new governments, what we've come to regard as their narrative generally tends to become evident after the event.(2) The bigger picture, however, is of a prime minister and a government that want to be more self-confident but are frustrated at the failure of their ' narrative ' to find a more receptive audience.(3) It does this by creating an atmosphere that is closer to poetry than to traditional prose narrative .(4) Historians and politicians skillfully crafted the narrative of an active middle class who (in retrospect) had heroically waged the revolutionary struggle.(5) I was brought in to, essentially, write some voice-over dialogue and narrative for it, to buttress the story.(6) The book is a compilation of Biblical narrative , rabbinic legends, prayers, homilies and songs.(7) Especially in this country, we have allowed the development of a narrative in the media which privileges suspicion of domestic politicians over the understanding of global movements.(8) Much narrative theory explores different ways of conceiving these variables.(9) A five-minute coda tries to wrap up, while leaving nearly all the narrative threads hanging.(10) They also provide a compelling personal narrative of his life.(11) narrative film(12) narrative poetry(13) Consequently, readers seeking a more traditional chronological narrative of political events might need to look elsewhere.(14) That being said, I'm all for a good story, but narrative and story are two different things.(15) First, it is too general to be of any use in distinguishing one narrative genre from another.(16) He was a politician who fatally lacked a grasp of the importance of having a narrative to inspire supporters and enthuse the electorate.
Related Words
(1) narrative poem ::
Poème narratif
(2) narrative poetry ::
poésie narrative
1. account ::
2. chronicle ::
la chronique
3. history ::
4. description ::
la description
5. record ::
6. report ::
7. story ::
Different Forms
narrative, narratives
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

So you wrote her
into a narrative.

So you wrote her into a NARRATIVE.

Westworld Season 2, Episode 3

You think you\

You think you're on your own little tailor-made NARRATIVE.

Westworld Season 2, Episode 9

near the Klondike

near the Klondike NARRATIVE.

Westworld Season 2, Episode 3


You're the head of Narrative. Get out there!

Westworld Season 2, Episode 10

Ford wants a total
narrative redesign.

Ford wants a total NARRATIVE redesign.

Westworld Season 2, Episode 8

English to French Dictionary: narrative

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