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chronicle

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishchroniclechron‧i‧cle1 /ˈkrɒnɪkəl $ ˈkrɑː-/ ●○○ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 RECORDa written record of a series of events, especially historical events, written in the order in which they happenedchronicle of 🔊 a chronicle of his life during the war years
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chronicleChronicles written by Roman scholars can give us a good idea of how their political system worked.After that, the Old Testament is exclusively a chronicle of the Hebrews.The report is a chronicle of the history of the Party since its formation.Our chronicle is representative, but as we said, incomplete.In the minister's opinion Nestor's chronicle was a treasure whose worth should not be questioned.Much of the history of theology in the past two centuries is the chronicle of those bridge-building projects.The chronicle of the strikes, and the deadly bitterness they engendered, is a sorrowful one.chronicle ofThe book is a social and cultural chronicle of the years that Monet spent at Giverny.
chroniclechronicle2 verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 DESCRIBEto describe events in the order in which they happened 🔊 His life is chronicled in a new biography published last week. 🔊 The book chronicles the events leading up to the war.→ See Verb table
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chronicleAt issue is a coffee table book chronicling 24-hours in cyberspace on which Smolan and the Media Lab were to collaborate.She was, like, putting out this monthly zine called Dorothy or something, in which her life was chronicled.He chronicled his family before Nicholas Nixon or Emmet Gowin did theirs.The history and hoopla of the Games is chronicled on bulletin boards, and the Olympics are incorporated into classes.Baer's film chronicles our government's sad history of dealing with the Indians.Details of mountain deaths like this are chronicled regularly in the newspapers.And there's no way to chronicle the advancement of women without looking at the backward pull of violence.Photographs and memorabilia that cover the walls and fill several display cases chronicle the foods this area is famous for.
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Verb table
chronicle
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theychronicle
he, she, itchronicles
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theychronicled
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave chronicled
he, she, ithas chronicled
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad chronicled
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill chronicle
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have chronicled
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam chronicling
he, she, itis chronicling
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you, we, theyare chronicling
Past
I, he, she, itwas chronicling
you, we, theywere chronicling
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been chronicling
he, she, ithas been chronicling
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been chronicling
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be chronicling
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been chronicling
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