Traducción de expatiate en Español:


extenderse, v.

Pronunciación /ɛkˈspeɪʃɪeɪt//ɪkˈspeɪʃiˌeɪt//ɪkˈspeɪʃɪeɪt/

verbo intransitivo


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    to expatiate on / upon sth hablar extensamente sobre algo
    • The tramway passed alongside vineyards, an itinerary inciting Simon to expatiate on harvesting grapes.
    • This was almost achieved when the two actors expatiated on the subjects of life, love and potato chips.
    • Every week my jaw dropped lower as she expatiated on the mystic ramifications of this.
    • He also expatiates on ‘mind’ and its relation to French words such as esprit, intellect, entendement, raison, avis, even sentiment and âme.
    • The commentator adopts this persona to expatiate on a variety of topics.
    • Similarly, when neoconservative ideologues speak of needing to rebuild an embattled US hegemony and legitimacy, they aren't impotently expatiating.
    • He has just been expatiating on the difference between Renaissance and Romantic angst.
    • The author has a book out about ‘The Dark Side of Democracy’ in which he expatiates on precisely these themes.
    • Let me start by expatiating on the torture that was our football game.
    • He tried to ridicule his adversary by broadly expatiating upon his clothing and appearance which, it seems, did not meet with the standard set by London outfitters.
    • It is much more explicitly present in a variety of passages such as the one in which Richard expatiates about the death of kings in characteristically allegorical terms.
    • He goes on to expatiate on Queen Victoria's instructions to the governor-general and suggests that they are somehow relevant to the present debate.
    • Anyone who constantly kvetches about the evils of the right-wing in a completely unrelated tangent while expatiating about a French philosopher must be reconsidered.
    • I now expect to be booked on cable TV to expatiate on my brilliant findings without interruption.
    • I took my seat on the floor in front of the table where he was expatiating on the tendency of contemporary poems to be self-conscious about being poems.
    • Lee also expatiates at length on his class's visits to Roman sites.
    • In a famous passage in chapter 42 David expatiates on the leading principles of his working life.
    • The editor-in-chief was even inspired to expatiate at length on how it just goes to show how predictably liberal the competition is these days.
    • Tom is a professional hockey player and ballet lover, pursuits on whose alleged similarities he vacuously expatiates.
    • Two other leaders expatiated on the importance of these customary rites and the fact that the deceased was the last of his kind - the great warrior-killer.