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Elaborate — synonyms, definition
1. elaborate (a)
adorned baroque bright colourful complex complicated compound conclusive confused conglomerate consummate convoluted critical decorated detailed developed difficult elegant embellished entangled • • •
2. elaborate (Verb)
amplify belabour blow up complicate concoct create decorate describe develop devise dilate embellish embroider enhance enlarge evolve exaggerate expand expatiate explain • • •
elaborate (Verb) — Add details, as to an account or idea; clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing.
ex. "She elaborated on the main ideas in her dissertation"
elaborate (Verb) — Produce from basic elements or sources; change into a more developed product.
ex. "The bee elaborates honey"
elaborate (Verb) — Make more complex, intricate, or rich.
ex. "elaborate a design or pattern"
elaborate (Verb) — Work out in detail.
ex. "elaborate a plan"
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3. elaborate (US)
4. elaborate (Adjective)
elaborate (Adjective) — Marked by complexity and richness of detail.
ex. "an elaborate lace pattern"
elaborate (Adjective) — Developed or executed with care and in minute detail.
ex. "the elaborate register of the inhabitants prevented tax evasion"