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expound
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

2 uses
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Definition
explain or discuss in detail
  • I'm not of his persuasion now, but he's a good man, and he'll expound as well as any parson I know.
    2 — Maiden No More (23% in)
  • The sermon, as might be expected, was of the extremest antinomian type; on justification by faith, as expounded in the theology of St Paul.
    5 — The Woman Pays (99% in)

There are no more uses of "expound" in Tess of the d'Urbervilles.

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