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spell out

verb

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to make plain or understandable
  • the dating applicant spelled out exactly what she wanted in a man

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The first known use of spell out was in 1940

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“Spell out.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/spell%20out. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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