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Definición de “explain” en inglés

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explain

verb [I, T]
 
 
/ɪkˈspleɪn/
A2 to make something clear or easy to understand by giving reasons for it or details about it: [+ question word] Can you explain why you did this? Can you explain to me how this machine works? [+ (that)] He explained that he was going to stay with his sister. How do you explain her strange behaviour?Defining and explainingReasons and explanations
explaining noun [U] things you say to explain or give a good reason for your actions: You'll have a lot of explaining to do when dad finds out what happened.Defining and explaining
Traducciones de “explain”
en coreano 설명하다…
en árabe يُفَسِّر, يَشْرَح…
en francés expliquer…
en turco izah etmek, açıklamak, anlatmak…
en italiano spiegare…
en chino (tradicionál) 解釋, 說明, 闡明…
en ruso объяснять…
en polaco wyjaśniać, tłumaczyć…
en español explicar…
en portugués explicar…
en alemán erklären, erläutern…
en catalán explicar…
en japonés 説明する…
en chino (simplificado) 解释, 说明, 阐明…
(Definition of explain from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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