We have seen how Judge Webb 'explains away' the evidence of Ben.
That explains away any incongruities of voice or manner which otherwise might awaken suspicion.
For the man puts his whole heart in the story, and alters, amplifies, explains away till his heart is satisfied.
In the course of those letters, he explains away the causes for suspicion which Colonel Morley had so ungenerously suggested.
Thus a close examination of the position and functions of the Druids explains away two popular misconceptions.
Some of this has been shamed out of them by discovering that the good sportsman never apologizes or explains away his defeat.
In the first place this letter of Pinckney anticipates one of Madison's criticisms and explains away his strongest point.
Strephon finally proves his birth to Phyllis and explains away all her fears.
Has an audience of Count Ostermann, who explains away his former objections.
Jefferson explains away these and other dubious passages in his life with great ingenuity.