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expound

verb [I, T]
 
 
/ɪkˈspaʊnd/ formal
to give a detailed explanation of something: He's always expounding on what's wrong with the world. She uses her newspaper column to expound her views on environmental issues.Defining and explaining
Translations of “expound”
in Spanish exponer…
in French expliquer…
in German erläutern…
in Chinese (Traditional) 詳細解釋, 闡述, 詳細說明…
in Russian подробно излагать…
in Turkish açıklamak, belirtmek, ayrıntı vermek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 详细解释, 阐述, 详细说明…
in Polish wykładać, perorować…
(Definition of expound from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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