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elaborate
used in The Brothers Karamazov

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1  —1 use as in:
elaborate on your plan
Definition
add details or explain in detail
  • An outer show elaborated through centuries, and nothing but charlatanism and nonsense underneath," flashed through Miuesov's mind.
    Book 2 — An Unfortunate Gathering (5% in)

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  • In the spaces between the windows there were mirrors in elaborate white and gilt frames, of old-fashioned carving.
    Book 3 — The Sensualists (45% in)
  • He was always well and even elaborately dressed; he had already some independent fortune and expectations of much more.
    Book 2 — An Unfortunate Gathering (1% in)

There are no more uses of "elaborate" in The Brothers Karamazov.

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