What is another word for Glossing?

Pronunciation: [ɡlˈɒsɪŋ] (IPA)

Glossing can be used to refer to a variety of activities that involve providing explanations, translations or interpretations of words or phrases. Some synonyms for 'glossing' include paraphrasing, elucidating, clarifying, explaining, simplifying, transliterating, and annotating. Paraphrasing involves restating or rephrasing a text in one's own words. The term 'elucidating' refers to making something clear or easy to understand, while 'clarifying' focuses on removing any ambiguity or confusion. 'Explaining' and 'simplifying' involve breaking down complex terms or ideas into simpler language. 'Transliterating' refers to translating words or phrases from one language to another, while 'annotating' involves adding explanatory notes or comments to a text.

What are the hypernyms for Glossing?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Glossing

She saw at one glance that no falsehood or artifice could avail her; for Lord Borodaile might deem himself fully justified in reading the note, which would contradict any Glossing statement she might make.
"The Disowned, Complete"
Edward Bulwer-Lytton
In the minister's speech, Glossing on the Declaration, it is indeed mentioned, but very feebly.
"The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. V. (of 12)"
Edmund Burke
By Glossing over truth in order to weaken the logical consequences of deductions they are the first to be the victims of this childish trick.
"Common Sense Subtitle: How To Exercise It"

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