exposit




Definitions of exposit
  1. verb

    state

    synonyms:
    expound, set forth
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    depict, describe, draw

    give a description of
    premise

    set forth beforehand, often as an explanation
    represent

    describe or present, usually with respect to a particular quality
    delineate

    describe in vivid detail
    adumbrate, outline, sketch

    describe roughly or briefly or give the main points or summary of
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    dilate, elaborate, enlarge, expand, expatiate, expound, flesh out, lucubrate

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

  2. verb

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

    synonyms:
    dilate, elaborate, enlarge, expand, expatiate, expound, flesh out, lucubrate
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    Antonyms:

    abbreviate, abridge, contract, cut, foreshorten, reduce, shorten

    reduce in scope while retaining essential elements
    cut, edit, edit out

    cut and assemble the components of
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    detail

    provide details for
    expound, set forth

    state
    exemplify, illustrate, instance

    clarify by giving an example of
    particularise, particularize, specialise, specialize, specify

    be specific about
    depict, describe, draw

    give a description of
    premise

    set forth beforehand, often as an explanation
    spell out

    make explicit; specify in detail
    type of:

    clarify, clear up, elucidate

    make clear and (more) comprehensible

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