chronicle

[k_ɹ_ˈɒ_n_ɪ_k_əl], [kɹˈɒnɪkə͡l], [kɹˈɒnɪkə‍l]

Definitions of chronicle:

  1.   A record of events in the order of time: a history. – The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  2.   A history that narrates the facts in the order in which they occurred as to time; a history. – Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  3.   A record of events in the order of time; a history; a record. – Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  4.   To record events in the order of time; to record or register. – Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  5.   To record in a chronicle. – The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  6.   A record of events. – The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  7.   To record in history; to record. – Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  8.   To write an account of. – The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  9.   To record in history. – The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  10.   CHRONICLER, a historian. – The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.

Quotes for chronicle:

  1. It is right that he too should have his little chronicle his memories, his reason, and be able to recognize the good in the bad, the bad in the worst, and so grow gently old down all the unchanging days, and die one day like any other day, only shorter. – Samuel Beckett
  2. Life is easy to chronicle but bewildering to practice. – E. M. Forster
  3. The Bible is the great family chronicle of the Jews. – Heinrich Heine
  4. A chronicle is very different from history proper. – Howard Nemerov
  5. I do not judge, I only chronicle – John Singer Sargent

Usage examples for chronicle:

  1. You can make it just such a weary chronicle – Parent and Child Vol. III., Child Study and Training by Mosiah Hall
  2. And I, who chronicle her deeds and endeavour to chronicle her thoughts, feel equally sure that it would have been so. ” – Miss Mackenzie by Anthony Trollope
  3. Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord: such were the words inscribed on his coffin; and the perfectness of his character, and the regard in which men held him, cannot be better expressed than in the language of the old chronicle which says, As his life was most worthie, so his end was most godlie. ” – The Boy's Book of Heroes by Helena Peake
  4. This story is in Caxton's Chronicle – Miscellanies upon Various Subjects by John Aubrey
  5. “ Phineas Finn had himself been once engaged with garotters,- as has been told in a former chronicle and had since armed himself, thinking more probably of the thing which he had happened to see than men do who had only heard of it. ” – Phineas Redux by Anthony Trollope
  6. Beyond this, there was no order to chronicle – We Girls: A Home Story by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  7. If any young people read my little chronicle will they not be inclined to say, " The vicar has already given us in this chapter hardly anything but a long sermon; and it is too bad of him to go on preaching in his study after we saw him safe out of the pulpit"? ” – Annals of a Quiet Neighbourhood by George MacDonald
  8. Not long after this I had a pleasanter incident to chronicle – Border and Bastille by George A. Lawrence
  9. In this same casket is the copper plate bearing the mysterious sign of the " King of the World" and the chronicle of the last vision of the Living Buddha. ” – Beasts, Men and Gods by Ferdinand Ossendowski
  10. It would be a picture- chronicle – In the Days of the Guild by Louise Lamprey

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