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expound
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition
explain or discuss in detail
  • "Of a truth, friend, that matter remaineth a riddle; and the Daniel who shall expound it is yet a-wanting," answered the townsman.
    Chapter 3 -- The Recognition (26% in)

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