expound (up)on (someone or something)

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expound (up)on (someone or something)

To talk about or explain someone or something in detail. Please expound on Claire to me because I can't understand some of the wacky things she's done. I had to expound upon my thesis proposal, but the professor did eventually approve my topic.
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For years, the centrality of race to the inventors of child-centered pedagogy has been underappreciated because the racial theories of the day were so pervasive that few authors felt the need to expound upon them explicitly.