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Synonyms for ex-plaining

noun explanation, justification
  • answer
  • apologetics
  • apologia
  • apology
  • argument
  • cleanup
  • copout
  • exculpation
  • excuse
  • exoneration
  • extenuation
  • jive
  • plea
  • rationalization
  • rejoinder
  • reply
  • response
  • retort
  • return
  • story
  • vindication
  • whitewash
  • apologizing
  • excusing
  • explaining
  • fish story
  • off-time
  • song and dance

Antonyms for ex-plaining

  • charge
  • indictment
  • question
  • request
  • betrayal
  • capitulation
  • desertion
  • flight
  • surrender
  • yielding
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.