Definitions

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  • n. Someone who relates or narrates.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who relates or narrates.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who relates, recites, or narrates; a historian. Also relator.

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Examples

  • Not he! and because, forsooth, in those strange and distant lands strange circumstances have taken place, it is insinuated that the relater is a liar: nay, that the very places themselves have no existence but in my imagination.

    The Tremendous Adventures of Major Gahagan

  • It seems that people can relater more easily with people's struggles than they can their successes.

    Grant Cardone: 7 Steps to Effective Speaking

  • Meanwhile Mrs Delvile, with a countenance of the utmost indignation, exclaimed, “Lady Honoria, if you think a tale of scandal such as this reflects no disgrace upon its relater, you must pardon me for entreating you to find an auditor more of the same opinion than myself.”

    Cecilia

  • In a conspiratorial tone, the relater of this tale leaned in towards the center of the table and whispered, "So I asked him ..."

    grouse Diary Entry

  • He was smoking a cigar, with his eyes fixed on the ceiling, and had that confident oracular air which marked him as the leading politician, general authority, and universal anecdote – relater, of the place.

    Sketches by Boz

  • In the morning, some fishermen saw him floating in his sheep-skin coat, and got him into their boat — the sole relater of the dismal tale.

    A Child's History of England

  • One man still remains wiser than another, a more accurate observer and relater of facts, a truer measure of the proportions of knowledge.

    Theaetetus

  • It is a trouble to me to be the relater of the bad news; but so it is — The lady is gone off!

    Clarissa Harlowe

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  • This raises expectations, which, when absolutely disappointed, make the relater of this excellent thing look, very deservedly, like a fool.

    Letters to his son on The Art of Becoming a Man of the World and a Gentleman

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