elucidate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • which will make obvious or simple, specially by description; clarify.
    • to create obvious or manifest; to make more intelligible; to illustrate.
    • to create clear or simple, particularly by description; simplify.
    • To make obvious or manifest; to make much more intelligible; to illustrate.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • to provide an explanation that serves to make clear. See Synonyms at explain.
    • to provide a description that acts to simplify. See Synonyms at explain.
  • verb:
    • which will make obvious; to simplify; to drop light upon.
    • make without confusion or ambiguity; explain
    • make clear and (more) comprehensible
    • to create obvious; to simplify; to shed light upon.
    • make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear
    • explain and (more) comprehensible
  • others:
    • to produce clear or manifest; throw light upon; explain; render intelligible; illustrate: since, an experiment may elucidate a theory.
    • Synonyms Expound, etc. (see explain); to unfold, clear-up.
    • to create obvious or manifest; throw light upon; explain; render intelligible; illustrate: since, an experiment may elucidate a theory.
    • Synonyms Expound, an such like. (see explain); to unfold, clear-up.

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