What does explaining mean?

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ex·plain·ing

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  1. explaining(Adjective)

    Of something that explains.

    We understood better after we read his explaining letter.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Explaining

    of Explain

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  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'explaining' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4815

How to pronounce explaining?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say explaining in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of explaining in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of explaining in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of explaining in a Sentence

  1. Vikrant Parsai:

    Explaining to an ignorant person is like knocking at the door of a deaf man.

  2. Rebeca Stewart:

    It’s a lot to take in. It’s scary... I just keep explaining the severity of it to my children... keep everybody in your prayers because they need it and God listens.

  3. Jack Kent Cooke:

    I was mortified and I tried to calm things down by explaining, ‘I didn’t call anyone a Jew, I was just asking to get through,’ but by this point Mr. Haberkorn’s wife and his daughters were yelling at me, and everyone in the restaurant was looking. I had no idea they were even Jewish.

  4. Charlize Theron:

    I read a couple of biographies on female secretary of states. We had some speechwriters on the set who were really helpful and just kind of explaining logistics of the job, i never really wanted her to be based on somebody, I just wanted it to be believable.

  5. Hillary Clinton:

    Well, it is like a drip, drip, drip, and that's why I said, there's only so much that I can control. But what I have tried to do in explaining this is to provide more transparency and more information than anybody that I'm aware of who's ever served in the government.

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