GRE Word List

EXPOUND

explain

The meaning of the word expound is explain.

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WordMeaning
intransigencerefusal of any compromise; stubbornness; ADJ. intransigent: uncompromising
shirkavoid (responsibility, work, etc.); malinger
formalityceremonious quality; ceremonious adherence to rules; something done just for form's sake; Ex. mere formality
sanguinarybloody; with much bloodshed
hoarywhite with age
cantinsincere speech or expression of piety; jargon of thieves; special words used by a particular group of people
gourmetconnoisseur of food and drink; epicure
fanaticismexcessive zeal; extreme devotion to a belief or cause; N. fanatic; ADJ. fanatic
prolonglengthen; extend; draw out
voguepopular fashion; Ex. Jeans became the vogue.