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elaborate
used in A Thousand Acres

4 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
elaborate on your plan
Definition
add details or explain in detail
  • These three remarks went unelaborated upon.
    p. 230.3

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  • She was wearing wool slacks and a beautiful sweater with an elaborate snowflake pattern around the yoke.
    p. 357.8
  • The most expensive one in the stack was six dollars, an elaborate pineapple design done in the finest thread.
    p. 270.1
  • Mr. Cartier got up and had Mary elaborate on the costs of the delay.
    p. 325.3

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