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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Make explicit; specify in detail;Spell fully and without abbreviating.

Usage examples (4)
  • You should spell out your demands
  • Can you spell out your middle name instead of just giving the initial?
  • Verb (used with object) : Did I spell your name right? ,The letters spelled a rather rude word. ,She painfully spelled out the message. ,This delay...
  • Verb (used without object) : He spells poorly for more
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