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recount (something) to (one)

To narrate or share the facts or details of some experience or story to one. I recounted my harrowing journey to my teacher, who didn't seem to believe me. He delighted in recounting the tale to a new audience of students every year.
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recount something to someone

to tell something to someone; to narrate a series of events, in order. Carl recounted the events of the day to his wife. The strange events were recounted by a number of people.
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In this high-stakes case, aspersion looks well-grounded, if it matters, given how the Florida Supreme Court took over and continued the recount started by the canvassing boards.
Very early on in the sporadic Florida recount process, the chin-strokers on CNN started to fret that if the recounting dragged on too long, Americans might begin to doubt the infallibility of our institutions and even our system.
If Florida's manual recount had been permitted to run its course, the nation would have faced a constitutional crisis once seven Justices later concluded such counting had been unconstitutional.
Nov 25: Broward County completes recount, giving Gore almost 600 extra votes.
A swing to Gore in the recount could have given him the state's pivotal 25 electoral college votes, taking him to the White House.
Baker insisted that a manual recount would be more susceptible to error than a machine tally.
Assume Company X's inventory counting procedures are being tested and (1) have the client recount all the areas counted by the person who made the error or (2) have the client recount the entire inventory?
Former Senator Ferdinand 'Bongbong' Marcos on Thursday expressed dismay over the month long delay of the recount on his electoral protest against Vice President Maria Leonor 'Leni' Robredo.
The High Court has ordered a recount of votes in the Lang'ata parliamentary petition against MP Nixon Korir.
A vote recount in Nyatike Constituency, Migori County, has revealed discrepancies in the tally, raising queries on the contested August 8 election.
The group opposing a voter-approved ballot measure legalizing recreational marijuana in Maine dropped its recount request after about a fifth of the state's 760,000 ballots already had been re-examined.
After a recount, Briscoe Cain remains the winner in his Republican primary challenge to state Rep.
The secretary of state's office announced Monday that there is likely to be a recount of the Nov.
Sterling held a recount Monday for the senior center override question on last month's election ballot.
by CiZabihullah Ihsas on 15 April, 2014 - 15:56 MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission ( IEC )'s main office in Kabul on Tuesday ordered a recount of votes cast at 50 polling stations in northern Balkh province, an official said.