verb (used with or without object) Informal.
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Origin of 'splain
Definition for 'splain (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for 'splain
"I'll 'splain ever'thing as soon as we get to your rooms," promised Dorothy.The Emerald City of Oz|L. Frank Baum
They isnt enough words in langwitch, says he, t splain things.Every Man for Himself|Norman Duncan
Say little and you ain't gwine to have a heap to 'splain hereafter.Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves|Work Projects Administration
And I drap in, major, ter 'splain ter you dat I'se gwine ter gently draw outen politics, yassah.The Sins of the Father|Thomas Dixon
Yes, but I don't know that anybody kin 'splain your daughter allus being with Mr. Thomas, who ain't even divo'ced from his wife.The Sport of the Gods|Paul Laurence Dunbar