Synonyms of exposition


1. exposition, expounding, interpretation

usage: a systematic interpretation or explanation (usually written) of a specific topic

2. exhibition, exposition, expo, collection, aggregation, accumulation, assemblage

usage: a collection of things (goods or works of art etc.) for public display

3. exposition, explanation, account

usage: an account that sets forth the meaning or intent of a writing or discourse; "we would have understood the play better if there had been some initial exposition of the background"

4. exposition, section, subdivision

usage: (music) the section of a movement (especially in sonata form) where the major musical themes first occur

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