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synonyms for elaborating

  • amplify
  • bedeck
  • clarify
  • comment
  • complicate
  • deck
  • decorate
  • develop
  • devise
  • discuss
  • embellish
  • enhance
  • enlarge
  • evolve
  • expatiate
  • explain
  • expound
  • garnish
  • improve
  • interpret
  • ornament
  • particularize
  • polish
  • produce
  • refine
  • specify
  • unfold
  • flesh out
  • work out
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antonyms for elaborating

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  • abridge
  • block
  • compress
  • condense
  • confuse
  • curtail
  • damage
  • decrease
  • deface
  • diminish
  • dirty
  • halt
  • harm
  • hurt
  • lessen
  • lower
  • reduce
  • ruin
  • spoil
  • stop
  • worsen
  • simplify
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How to use elaborating in a sentence

Pelosi also suggested the House could play a bigger role in the standoff but did not elaborate.
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The cases were traced back to three sources, Rooks said, declining to elaborate further.
MARYLAND, WITH 15 MORE PLAYERS AND ITS COACH POSITIVE FOR CORONAVIRUS, CANCELS MICHIGAN STATE GAMEEMILY GIAMBALVONOVEMBER 19, 2020WASHINGTON POST
It was not uncommon for a Virginia ham to be featured alongside elaborate continental meat pastries.
GEORGE WASHINGTON’S 1795 THANKSGIVING CELEBRATED LIBERTY. BUT THE CHEF BEHIND THE FEAST HAD NONE.RAMIN GANESHRAMNOVEMBER 19, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Some of those deals are focused just on affiliate sales, while others are more elaborate, featuring everything from original content production to augmented reality projects.
‘AN AGGRESSIVE STRATEGY’: VERIZON MEDIA GROUP KEEPS POURING RESOURCES INTO COMMERCEMAX WILLENSNOVEMBER 18, 2020DIGIDAY
Instead of a complete reenactment of the big wedding, we see just enough to understand that what the world saw on live TV was an elaborate mockery of the fairy tale it pretended to be.
THE CHARLES AND DIANA SAGA WEIGHS HEAVY ON ‘THE CROWN,’ BUT GILLIAN ANDERSON’S THATCHER IS A TRIUMPHHANK STUEVERNOVEMBER 12, 2020WASHINGTON POST
A spokeswoman for that office, Agapi Doulaveris, said it was still “looking into the matter” Tuesday afternoon and declined to elaborate.
POSTAL WORKER RECANTED ALLEGATIONS OF BALLOT TAMPERING, OFFICIALS SAYSHAWN BOBURG, JACOB BOGAGENOVEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
A Texas Tech official said at the time that “other things” had come to light about Leach as well, though he never elaborated, and Leach would unsuccessfully sue the school for wrongful termination.
MISSISSIPPI STATE’S PLAYERS ARE FLEEING. MIKE LEACH DOESN’T SEEM TO MIND.MATT BONESTEELOCTOBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
With its entry into the cloud gaming arena, Facebook is positing its competitors’ offerings are way too elaborate and expensive.
FACEBOOK THINKS IT HAS THE KEY TO WINNING BIG TECH’S CLOUD GAMING WARSADAM EPSTEINOCTOBER 28, 2020QUARTZ
City Attorney Mara Elliott’s office has also said it cannot elaborate on what the City Council decided in last week’s closed session.
MEASURE C BACKERS LIKELY HEADED TO COURT TO ARGUE IT ACTUALLY PASSEDLISA HALVERSTADTOCTOBER 26, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
A representative for Renrenche declined to comment but said the contents of an emailed query sent to the company was inaccurate, without elaborating.
FROM BILLION-DOLLAR VALUATION TO BUST: CHINESE TECH UNICORN NOW MAY BE WORTH JUST OVER $1,000BRETT HAENSELOCTOBER 22, 2020FORTUNE
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WORDS RELATED TO ELABORATING

  • adding to
  • addition
  • adulthood
  • advance
  • advancement
  • advancing
  • augmentation
  • augmenting
  • boost
  • buildup
  • chrysalis
  • developing
  • elaborating
  • enlargement
  • evolution
  • evolvement
  • evolving
  • expansion
  • flowering
  • hike
  • improvement
  • increase
  • increasing
  • making progress
  • maturation
  • maturing
  • maturity
  • ongoing
  • ontogenesis
  • ontogeny
  • perfecting
  • progress
  • progression
  • reinforcement
  • reinforcing
  • spread
  • spreading
  • unfolding
  • unraveling
  • upgrowth
  • upping
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