Pronunciation of Recapitulation
/ɹɪkɐpˈɪt͡ʃʊlˈe͡ɪʃən/, /ɹɪkɐpˈɪtʃʊlˈeɪʃən/, /ɹ_ɪ_k_ɐ_p_ˈɪ_tʃ_ʊ_l_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n/
Synonyms for recapitulation:
Other synonyms and related words:
epitome, palingenesis, recap, wrap up, rundown, conspectus, reassessment, review article, precis, inventory, retread, breviary, revue, critical review, limited review, revaluation, reexamination, critique, outline, reappraisal, digest, sum, summarization, summing up, followup, synopsis, summary, encapsulation, review, inspection, SUMMA.
Sense 1 (noun)
summary that repeats (noun)
Usage examples for recapitulation:
- The superintendent gave a brief recapitulation of the steps he had taken since he left London. - "The Grell Mystery", Frank Froest.
- I know not by what whimsical link of association the recapitulation of this insect din suggests the recollection of other discords, at least as harsh and much more troublesome. - "Domestic Manners of the Americans", Fanny Trollope.
- Recapitulation, the theory of. - "Darwin and Modern Science", A.C. Seward and Others.