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verb [intransitive/transitive] very formal     expound pronunciation in British English
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present participleexpounding
past tenseexpounded
past participleexpounded
  1. to explain something or to express your opinion about it in detail

    It will be an opportunity to expound the ideas he has been developing.

    expound on/upon:

    He continued to expound on the failings of our educational system.

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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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