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synonyms for explanations

  • causes
  • details
  • justifications
  • whys
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How to use explanations in a sentence

In all cases you must carefully comply with the rules‌ and explanations heretofore given.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
It made all our explanations seem childish and untrue; the false relation was instantly exposed.
THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
It is long, indeed, before education brings men to the point where they can criticise their first explanations of Nature.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
When the home folks get really interested in a thing they are apt to demand explanations.
SCATTERGOOD BAINESCLARENCE BUDINGTON KELLAND
Here the Scot entered into explanations which threw the Cockney's brain into a complete muddle.
FRIEND MAC DONALDMAX O'RELL
But scientific explanations of unpleasant phenomena are poor substitutes for scanty clothing.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Then we should be able to make amendments, to ask for conferences, to give and receive explanations.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
Full explanations were made, and the force returned to bury the dead and care for the wounded.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
Felix, watching me, uttered his explanations as calmly as if the matter were one of every-day significance.
THE CIRCULAR STUDYANNA KATHARINE GREEN
An ordinary boy would have broken into a flood of explanations and palliations, but Owen simply bowed, and said nothing.
ERIC, OR LITTLE BY LITTLEFREDERIC W. FARRAR
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO EXPLANATIONS

  • causes
  • details
  • explanations
  • justifications
  • whys
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.