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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Re·hearse v. t. [imp. & p. p. Rehearsed p. pr. & vb. n. Rehearsing.]
 1. To repeat, as what has been already said; to tell over again; to recite.
    When the words were heard which David spake, they rehearsed them before Saul.   --1 Sam. xvii. 31.
 2. To narrate; to relate; to tell.
    Rehearse the righteous acts of the Lord.   --Judg. . v. 11.
 3. To recite or repeat in private for experiment and improvement, before a public representation; as, to rehearse a tragedy.
 4. To cause to rehearse; to instruct by rehearsal. [R.]
    He has been rehearsed by Madame Defarge as to his having seen her.   --Dickens.
 Syn: -- To recite; recapitulate; recount; detail; describe; tell; relate; narrate.