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Arabic translation of “explain”


A2 to make something clear or easy to understand by giving reasons for it
يُفَسِّر/ يَشْرَح
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 of explain from the Cambridge English-Arabic Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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