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  [+idea, opinion]  
exposer, expliquer
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expand, expend, exposed, exponent

expound v.

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"expound": examples and translations in context
Man is but an ass if he go about to expound this dream. L'homme qui entreprendra d'expliquer ce songe n'est qu'un âne.
You can see that all MEPs almost without exception are born to be Commissioners, as they want to expound on the issues. Vous voyez bien que tous les députés, presque sans exception, ont une vocation de commissaire, qu'ils veulent nous expliquer les problèmes.
The Speaker: I have allowed the hon. member to expound on the reasons for urgency of this debate at some length and I am afraid he has failed to persuade the Chair. Le Président: J'ai laissé le député expliquer longuement pourquoi ce débat urgent serait urgent, mais je crains qu'il n'ait pas réussi à persuader la présidence.
Accordingly, I have to state for the record - for reasons I am not allowed space to expound on - that I do not believe this directive can or will address the real problems of businesses. Par conséquent, je dois faire observer - pour des raisons que je n'ai pas le temps d'expliquer - que je ne crois pas que cette directive puisse s'attaquer aux véritables problèmes des entreprises.
Mr. George S. Rideout (Parliamentary Secretary to Minister of Natural Resources): Mr. Speaker, it is always a pleasure to rise in the House and be given an opportunity to expound on one's views. M. George S. Rideout (secrétaire parlementaire du ministre des Ressources naturelles): Monsieur le Président, c'est toujours un plaisir de prendre la parole à la Chambre et de pouvoir expliquer son point de vue.
I shall expound that view in my explanation of vote on the Scheele report. Je l'exposerai dans mon explication de vote sur le rapport Scheele.
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