“When I first met her I felt this tremendous surge of power,” he explained.
"We've identified about twelve people so far, and we've gotten a hold of one of the people we have a photo of," he explained.
Tamano-Shata explained that she was born in Ethiopia but raised in Israel from the age of three.
But he is not an alien, nor is he a Muslim, nor can his views be explained by Kenyan anti-colonialism.
Malone, thinking the guy was going to throw a punch, explained the costume.
Strother explained how he was situated, and stated that he hoped to have the money next week.
That explained their presence there and their peculiar behavior.
"We only want to know the way; we're all right," he explained.
I explained to Sim more clearly what I intended to do, and how to construct the raft.
“That is the ‘Limited,’ across the platform,” explained Rod politely.
early 15c., from Latin explanare "to make level, smooth out;" also "to explain, make clear" (see explanation).
Originally explane, spelling altered by influence of plain. Also see plane (v.2). In 17c., occasionally used more literally, of the unfolding of material things: Evelyn has buds that "explain into leaves" ["Sylva, or, A discourse of forest-trees, and the propagation of timber in His Majesties dominions," 1664]. Related: Explained; explaining; explains.