spell out

Definitions of spell out
1

v make explicit; specify in detail

“You should spell out your demands”
Type of:
particularise, particularize, specialise, specialize, specify
be specific about

v spell fully and without abbreviating

“Can you spell out your middle name instead of just giving the initial?”
Type of:
spell, write
write or name the letters that comprise the conventionally accepted form of (a word or part of a word)

v orally recite the letters of or give the spelling of

Synonyms:
spell
Types:
misspell
spell incorrectly
Type of:
recite
repeat aloud from memory

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