Translation of elucidation in Spanish:


dilucidación, n.

Pronunciation /əˌlusəˈdeɪʃ(ə)n/ /ɪˌl(j)uːsɪˈdeɪʃ(ə)n/

See Spanish definition of dilucidación


  • 1

    (of text, theory)
    dilucidación feminine
    aclaración feminine
    • The book begins with sharp social commentary, elucidation of concepts, and critiques of research methods typically used in the field.
    • But Joyce is a naturally elucidating rather than a naturally metaphorizing writer, and in his elucidations the balance between what is included and what is excluded is almost always upset.
    • The script, moreover, while restoring some of the gloss to the Hughes story, leans more to spectacle than elucidation where his affliction is concerned.
    • One would prefer the elucidation of some ground-rules.
    • And it seemed to me at the time to be the most brilliant elucidation of how people become trapped in the ruts of their romantic history.
  • 2

    (of mystery)
    esclarecimiento masculine