Bedeutung von “explain” im Essential American English Dictionary

explain

verb us /ɪkˈspleɪn/

A2 to make something clear or easy to understand by giving reasons for it:

Can you explain why you did this?
Can you explain to me how this phone works?
He explained that he was going to stay with his sister.

(Definition von “explain” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)