Synonyms of elaboration


1. amplification, elaboration, expansion, expanding upon

usage: addition of extra material or illustration or clarifying detail; "a few remarks added in amplification and defense"; "an elaboration of the sketch followed"

2. refinement, elaboration, improvement, betterment, advance

usage: the result of improving something; "he described a refinement of this technique"

3. expansion, enlargement, elaboration, discussion, treatment, discourse

usage: a discussion that provides additional information

4. elaborateness, elaboration, intricacy, involution, complexity, complexness

usage: marked by elaborately complex detail

5. elaboration, working out, development

usage: developing in intricate and painstaking detail

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Definition and meaning of elaboration (Dictionary)