Definitions for narrator
ˈnær eɪ tər, ˈnær ə-, næˈreɪ-nar·ra·tor
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narrator, storyteller, tellernoun
someone who tells a story
One who narrates or tells stories.
The person or the "voice" whose viewpoint is used in telling a story.
The person providing the voice-over in a documentary.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
A teller; a relater.
Etymology: narrateur, French; from narro, Latin.
Consider whether the narrator be honest and faithful, as well as skilful; whether he hath no peculiar gain or profit by believing or reporting it. Isaac Watts, Logick.
one who narrates; one who relates a series of events or transactions
The act or process of telling the particulars of a story is referred to as narration. Along with exposition, argumentation, and description, narration is one of four rhetorical modes of discourse. More narrowly defined, narration is the fiction-writing mode whereby the narrator communicates directly to the reader. The concept of the unreliable narrator became more prominent with the rise of the novel in the 18th century. Until the late 19th century, literary criticism as an academic exercise dealt solely with poetry. Most poems did not have a narrator distinct from the author. But novels, with their immersive fictional worlds, created a problem, especially when the narrator's views differed significantly from those of the author. Perspective, interpretive knowledge, focalization and structure are the narrator's characteristics. Perspective and interpretive knowledge are essential characteristics of the narrator. Focalization and structure are lateral. An example of a viewpoint character is Dr. Watson from the Sherlock Holmes stories. Almost all of the Sherlock Holmes collection is from his point of view.
The numerical value of narrator in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of narrator in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Apparently I am what is known as an Unreliable Narrator, though of course if you believe everything you’re told you deserve whatever you get.
A narrator at the end of the spot urges viewers to.
She had no idea who I was, i ’m sitting there thinking of David Fincher, ‘ My God, you are such a f ----- g loser. ’ I think she’s amazingly talented, I just thought she was too young. When you realize Tyler does n’t exist and The Narrator’s been abusing Marla The Narrator, it needed to be somebody who, for lack of a better explanation, was there out of choice ; not somebody who did n’t know any better.
This piece is the narrator of a human body that no longer has a physical presence, the feeling is for the time when I was on a hunger strike, between earth and sky, between life and death, between the living and the dead ... On the 29th day of the hunger strike, I opened my eyes that morning, and I did not know whether I was alive or dead, on earth or in heaven. I was in a trance. It was a strange feeling.
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- Erzählerin, ErzählerGerman
- narratrice, narrateurFrench
- narrátor, elbeszélő, mesemondóHungarian
- narratore, narratriceItalian
- nuntiantis vicemLatin
- stāstniece, stāstnieks, stāstītājs, stāstītājaLatvian
- narator, pencerita, pengarang, pengisahMalay
- vertelster, vertellerDutch
- forteljarNorwegian Nynorsk
- stemme, forteller, fortellerenNorwegian
- halneʼéNavajo, Navaho
- рассказчик, рассказчица, дикторша, дикторRussian
- muitaleaddjiNorthern Sami
- pripovjedàčica, pripovjèdāčSerbo-Croatian
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