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Detailed Translations for elucidation from English to French


elucidation [the ~] noun

  1. the elucidation
    l'argumentation; l'exposé; la démonstration
  2. the elucidation (clarification; explanation; enlightenment; )
  3. the elucidation (interpretation; explanation; reading; version)
    l'explication; le commentaire

Translation Matrix for elucidation:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
argumentation elucidation arguing; argument; argumentation; line of thought; method of reasoning; quibbling; reasoning; style of argumentation; train of thought
commentaire elucidation; explanation; interpretation; reading; version comment; commentary; explanation
démonstration elucidation argumentation; demonstrating; demonstration; line of thought; reasoning; show; showing; train of thought
explication elucidation; explanation; interpretation; reading; version clarification; clearing; enlightenment; explanation; information
exposé elucidation account; angle; aspect; attitude; city plan; commentary; conception; declamation; delivery; dogma; essay; floor-plan; foreword; groundplan; idea; interpretation; introduction; introductory remarks; lecture; legend; map; myth; narration; notion; opinion; outlook; paper; perspective; plan; point of view; preamble; preface; project; prologue; reading; religious doctrine; report; site plan; sketch of the situation; stand; story; street map; synopses; tale; tenet; town-map; turn to read; version; view; vision; way of thinking
éclaircissement clarification; clearing; communication; elucidation; enlightenment; explaining; explanation; information; notice announcements; bright interval; brightning up; clarification; clearing; clue; cue; enlightenment; explanation; hint; information; lead; lighting up; pointer; report; tip; tip-off
- clarification; illumination
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- clarification
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
exposé clarified; cleared up; enlightened; explained; illuminated; illustrated; lit; made lighter; opened; opened up; unlocked

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Synonyms for "elucidation":

Related Definitions for "elucidation":

  1. an interpretation that removes obstacles to understanding1
  2. an act of explaining that serves to clear up and cast light on1

Wiktionary Translations for elucidation:

  1. A making clear; the act of elucidating or that which elucidates, as an explanation, an exposition, an illustration

Cross Translation:
elucidation élucidation; explication; éclaircissement opheldering — verduidelijking
elucidation explication; précision Erläuterung — Erklärung (von Zusammenhängen, Sachverhalten)

elucidation form of elucidate:

to elucidate verb (elucidates, elucidated, elucidating)

  1. to elucidate (clarify; exemplify; explain; )
    – make clear and (more) comprehensible 1
    éclaircir; exposer; commenter; expliquer
    • éclaircir verb (éclaircis, éclaircit, éclaircissons, éclaircissez, )
    • exposer verb (expose, exposes, exposons, exposez, )
    • commenter verb (commente, commentes, commentons, commentez, )
    • expliquer verb (explique, expliques, expliquons, expliquez, )

Conjugations for elucidate:

  1. elucidate
  2. elucidate
  3. elucidates
  4. elucidate
  5. elucidate
  6. elucidate
simple past
  1. elucidated
  2. elucidated
  3. elucidated
  4. elucidated
  5. elucidated
  6. elucidated
present perfect
  1. have elucidated
  2. have elucidated
  3. has elucidated
  4. have elucidated
  5. have elucidated
  6. have elucidated
past continuous
  1. was elucidating
  2. were elucidating
  3. was elucidating
  4. were elucidating
  5. were elucidating
  6. were elucidating
  1. shall elucidate
  2. will elucidate
  3. will elucidate
  4. shall elucidate
  5. will elucidate
  6. will elucidate
continuous present
  1. am elucidating
  2. are elucidating
  3. is elucidating
  4. are elucidating
  5. are elucidating
  6. are elucidating
  1. be elucidated
  2. be elucidated
  3. be elucidated
  4. be elucidated
  5. be elucidated
  6. be elucidated
  1. elucidate!
  2. let's elucidate!
  3. elucidated
  4. elucidating
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for elucidate:

VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
commenter clarify; elucidate; exemplify; explain; expound; illustrate; throw light on clarify; comment; comment upon
expliquer clarify; elucidate; exemplify; explain; expound; illustrate; throw light on clarify; cover; define; depict; describe; explain; expound; make clear; make explicit; make something accessible; make something clear; recount; report; say; tell
exposer clarify; elucidate; exemplify; explain; expound; illustrate; throw light on be on show; display; exhibit; expose; lay bare; offer; open; open up; parade; present; show; uncover; unlock; unmask
éclaircir clarify; elucidate; exemplify; explain; expound; illustrate; throw light on become thin; chop away; chop off; clarify; decimate; deplete; enlighten; explain; hew away; light; light out; light up; lighten; make clear; make explicit; make something accessible; make something clear; shine; shine on; shine upon; spotlight; thin out
- clarify; clear up
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- explain; illustrate; make clear

Related Words for "elucidate":

Synonyms for "elucidate":

Antonyms for "elucidate":

  • obfuscate

Related Definitions for "elucidate":

  1. make clear and (more) comprehensible1

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