spell out

Definitions of spell out
  1. verb
    make explicit; specify in detail
    “You should spell out your demands”
  2. verb
    spell fully and without abbreviating
    “Can you spell out your middle name instead of just giving the initial?”
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    type of:
    spell, write
    write or name the letters that comprise the conventionally accepted form of (a word or part of a word)
  3. verb
    orally recite the letters of or give the spelling of
    synonyms: spell
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    types:
    misspell
    spell incorrectly
    type of:
    recite
    repeat aloud from memory
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