Definition of 'expound'
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Wiping tables became a marathon as everyone, without exception, had their own theory to expound on the situation. TICKLED PINK (2002)I immediately wanted Hall to expound for twenty minutes on his healing centre. ABSOLUTE TRUTHS (2002)Gerhardt, after all, was trained -- trained to think and expound with minimum waste of words, fast and in hazardous circumstances. DARE CALL IT TREASON (2002)
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Used Occasionally. expound is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'expound'
British English: expound VERB
If you expound an idea or opinion, you give a clear and detailed explanation of it.
He continued to expound his views on economics and politics.
Definition of expound from the Collins English Dictionary
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