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explain oneself

Definition of explain oneself

  1. 1 :  to give a reason for one's behavior <She had a hard time explaining herself after the theft was revealed.> <I don't think that I should have to explain myself to you.>

  2. 2 :  to say something clearly so that it can be understood <Let me try to explain myself more clearly.>



Word by Word Definitions

explainplay
  1. :  to make known

    :  to make plain or understandable

    :  to give the reason for or cause of

oneselfplay
  1. :  one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self


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