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Definitions for expository
ɪkˈspɒz ɪˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr iex·pos·i·to·ry
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serving to expound or set forth
"clean expository writing"
Serving to explain, explicate, or elucidate; expositive; of or relating to exposition.
Practicing expository writing will teach you to explain complex concepts clearly.
Narrative exposition is the insertion of background information within a story or narrative. This information can be about the setting, characters' backstories, prior plot events, historical context, etc. In literature, exposition appears in the form of expository writing embedded within the narrative. Exposition is one of four rhetorical modes (also known as modes of discourse), along with description, persuasion, and narration, as elucidated by Alexander Bain and John Genung.
pertaining to, or containing, exposition; serving to explain; explanatory; illustrative; exegetical
The numerical value of expository in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of expository in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Examples of expository in a Sentence
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