how to pronounce explains

/ɪkˈsplɛɪnz/

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explains is pronounced in two syllables

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ɪksplɛɪnz

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An example use of explains in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… have a word that explains why we think …”

meanings of explains

verb:

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of explain.

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