expound


expound

verb

Definition of EXPOUND

1
to make known (as an idea, emotion, or opinion) <a rambling interview in which the celebrated author expounds his views on an array of topics>
Near Antonyms censor, restrain, restrict
Antonyms stifle, suppress
2
to make plain or understandable <at the start of the trial the judge expounded the legal difference between libel and slander to the jury>
Antonyms obscure

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