Synonyms of 'explanation'

abstraction, accomplishment, account, analysis, answer, case, cause, clearance, clearing, commentary, construction, cracking, criticism, definition, delineation, demonstration, denouement, description, determination, disclosure, emblem, emendation, end, enlightenment, euhemerism, example, exegesis, exemplar, exemplification, explication, exponent, expose, exposition, finding, illumination, illustration, instance, interpretation, issue, justification, key, light, meaning, motive, outcome, pretense, pretext, purgation, rationale, reason, representative, resolution, restoration, result, riddling, signification, solution, speculation, symbol, theoretic, theoretics, theory, type, upshot, vindication, working