Synonyms for elaboration

Synonyms for (noun) elaboration

Synonyms: elaboration, working out

Definition: developing in intricate and painstaking detail

Similar words: development

Definition: act of improving by expanding or enlarging or refining

Usage: he congratulated them on their development of a plan to meet the emergency; they funded research and development

Synonyms: amplification, elaboration

Definition: addition of extra material or illustration or clarifying detail

Usage: a few remarks added in amplification and defense; an elaboration of the sketch followed

Similar words: expanding upon, expansion

Definition: adding information or detail

Synonyms: intricacy, involution, elaborateness, elaboration

Definition: marked by elaborately complex detail

Similar words: complexity, complexness

Definition: the quality of being intricate and compounded

Usage: he enjoyed the complexity of modern computers

Synonyms: expansion, enlargement, elaboration

Definition: a discussion that provides additional information

Similar words: discourse, discussion, treatment

Definition: an extended communication (often interactive) dealing with some particular topic

Usage: the book contains an excellent discussion of modal logic; his treatment of the race question is badly biased

Synonyms: refinement, elaboration

Definition: the result of improving something

Usage: he described a refinement of this technique

Similar words: betterment, advance, improvement

Definition: a change for the better; progress in development

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