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explicate

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  • verbclarify, expand
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Synonyms for explicate

verb clarify, expand
  • amplify
  • elucidate
  • expound
  • untangle
  • construe
  • demonstrate
  • develop
  • dilate
  • enucleate
  • expatiate
  • explain
  • illustrate
  • interpret
  • unfold
  • clear up
  • enlarge upon
  • give the big picture
  • make clear
  • make explicit
  • make plain
  • run down
  • spell out
  • tell why
  • work out

Antonyms for explicate

  • compress
  • conceal
  • confuse
  • hide
  • lessen
  • obscure
  • stop
  • cloud
  • complicate
  • mystify
  • tangle
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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