make explicit; specify in detail;
"You should spell out your demands"
spell fully and without abbreviating;
"Can you spell out your middle name instead of just giving the initial?"
orally recite the letters of or give the spelling of;
"How do you spell this word?"
"We had to spell out our names for the police officer"
- He spelled out the government's plans in his speech.
- The stock transaction which the banker was spelling out was fair.
- Le Chi's also a puzzle game that's fun to spell each phrase.
- Can spell out with a floor tile the personal longing to domesticity.
- spell out 详加说明