What is another word for explaining?

147 synonyms found


[ ɛksplˈe͡ɪnɪŋ], [ ɛksplˈe‍ɪnɪŋ], [ ɛ_k_s_p_l_ˈeɪ_n_ɪ_ŋ]

Synonyms for Explaining:

accounting (verb) answering (verb) interpreting (verb) meaning (verb) responding (verb) Other synonyms:

Rhymes for Explaining:

  1. painting, gaining, chaining, draining, waning, training, straining, caning, feigning, raining, reigning, staining;
  2. disdaining, remaining, pertaining, constraining, containing, sustaining, campaigning, obtaining, complaining, detaining, maintaining, attaining, retaining, abstaining, ordaining, refraining, regaining, restraining;
  3. entertaining, ascertaining;

Quotes for Explaining:

  1. The theory of evolution by cumulative natural selection is the only theory we know of that is in principle capable of explaining the existence of organized complexity. Richard Dawkins.
  2. I am afraid that the schools will prove the very gates of hell, unless they diligently labor in explaining the Holy Scriptures and engraving them in the heart of the youth. Martin Luther.
  3. For centuries, theologians have been explaining the unknowable in terms of the -not -worth -knowing. H. L. Mencken.