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  1. elaborate, lucubrate, expatiate, exposit, enlarge, flesh out, expand, expound, dilate(verb)

    add details, as to an account or idea; clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing

    "She elaborated on the main ideas in her dissertation"

    work out, refine, fat, fatten, exposit, dilate, fill out, spread out, extend, amplify, blow up, rarify, lucubrate, set forth, fatten up, thrive, elaborate, magnify, plump, expatiate, inflate, expand, fatten out, flesh out, complicate, plump out, boom, enlarge, flourish, distend, round

  2. set forth, expound, exposit(verb)


    "set forth one's reasons"

    elaborate, set forth, exposit, take off, start out, lucubrate, part, start, expatiate, expand, depart, flesh out, dilate, set out, enlarge, set off

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  1. expound(v. a.)

    explain, unfold, interpret, elucidate, clear up, lay open, make plain

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