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English Definitionto repeat (one's own words or somebody else's); (in the classroom) to paraphrase what one has learned
See alsofùshù variant of 覆述 (from traditional character 複述)
Simplified Script复述
Traditional Script覆述
Sample Sentences
  • ①他⑸一字不差⑴地⑵{复述}⑴了⑴您⑴说⑸的话⑩。
    He repeated what you said word for word.
  • ①用⑴自己⑴的⑴语言⑴把⑴课文⑴内容⑵{复述}⑩。
    Use your own words to retell the content of the lesson.
  • 老师要求学生们复述他们刚读的故事。
    The teacher asked the students to retell the story they just read.
  • 埃尔顿把他在夜里睡不着时所记熟的故事,几乎一字不错的复述了一遍。
    Almost word for word, Elton repeated a story which he had committed to heart in the watches of the night.
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