enlarge on - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyenlarge on
he/she/itenlarges on
present participleenlarging on
past tenseenlarged on
past participleenlarged on

or enlarge upon

  1. enlarge on/upon something to give more information about something that you have already mentioned

    He refused to enlarge upon his reasons for leaving his job.

See also main entry: enlarge