Examples of explicate in a Sentence
an essay explicating a theory
the physicist did his best to explicate the wave theory of light for the audience of laymen
Recent Examples of explicate from the Web
Writer-director Robin Swicord falls back on Doctorow's words to explicate the content, providing few inventive visual ideas, which wouldn't be a problem if the language Swicord was working with were musical or otherwise pleasurable to hear.
President Lyndon B., Johnson’s tough tactics, memorialized in hundreds of White House tapes and explicated in Robert Caro’s majestic biography of a president who relished power, have become the stuff of legend.
In his dispassionate HAL-like voice, David explicates his feelings of android superiority to ordinary humans.
Farhad Manjoo does an excellent job of explicating the ethical, practical and political quandaries faced by Facebook in its News Feed.
There are both philosophical and moral underpinnings to a routine where a man sticks an arrow through his head to the laughter of others, and Martin explicates this in clear and beautiful prose.
To explicate the alphabet soup, UMTS is the standard used by major 3G carriers such as AT&T and T-Mobile, while CDMA is compatible with Verizon and Sprint networks.
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EXPLICATE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of explicate for English Language Learners
: to explain or analyze (something, such as an idea or work of literature)
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