Pronunciation: (kom'un-tāt"), [key]
—v., -tat•ed, -tat•ing.
1. to deliver a commentary on: to commentate a fashion show.
2. to write a commentary on; annotate: to commentate the Book of Job.
1. to serve as a commentator: The senior staff member will commentate, as usual.
2. to make explanatory or critical comments, as upon a text: the manuscript on which I am commentating.
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