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expound
used in Anna Karenina

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Definition
explain or discuss in detail
  • And the celebrated doctor expounded his plan of treatment with Soden waters, a remedy obviously prescribed primarily on the ground that they could do no harm.
    Part Two (2% in)
  • Alexey Alexandrovitch cleared his throat, and not looking at his opponent, but selecting, as he always did while he was delivering his speeches, the first person sitting opposite him, an inoffensive little old man, who never had an opinion of any sort in the Commission, began to expound his views.
    Part Three (70% in)
  • When they rose from the table and the ladies had gone out, Pestsov did not follow them, but addressing Alexey Alexandrovitch, began to expound the chief ground of inequality.
    Part Four (46% in)
  • Alexey Alexandrovitch began expounding his views on the sole question that interested him besides the service—the education of his son.
    Part Five (72% in)
  • And Levin began carefully, as it were, feeling his ground, to expound his views.
    Part Seven (8% in)
  • And without letting Levin finish explaining his idea, Metrov began expounding to him the special point of his own theory.
    Part Seven (9% in)
  • Yet it was only from that point of view that he considered every laborer, though in many points he differed from the economists and had his own theory of the wage-fund, which he expounded to Levin.
    Part Seven (9% in)

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