enlarge on/upon

phrasal verb

enlarged on/upon; enlarging on/upon; enlarges on/upon
formal
: to give more information about (something) : elaborate
Would you kindly enlarge on that point?

Examples of enlarge on/upon in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web But opportunities to enlarge upon the tragedy, to infuse the musical with some flashes of real personality, are largely missed. Peter Marks, Washington Post, 17 Mar. 2023 Media outlets enlarge on the fears expressed by the secretary. Milton Ezrati, Forbes, 5 Feb. 2023

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“Enlarge on/upon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/enlarge%20on%2Fupon. Accessed 16 Jul. 2024.

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