expired gas n.
[ik-spahyuh r] /ɪkˈspaɪər/ verb (used without object), expired, expiring. 1. to come to an end; terminate, as a contract, guarantee, or offer. 2. to emit the last breath; die. 3. to breathe out. 4. to die out, as a fire. verb (used with object), expired, expiring. 5. to breathe out; emit (air) from the lungs. […]
[ik-spahyuh r-ee, ek-spuh-ree] /ɪkˈspaɪər i, ˈɛk spə ri/ noun, plural expiries. 1. of breath. 2. an end or termination, as of life or a contract. /ɪkˈspaɪərɪ/ noun (pl) -ries 1. 2. death n. “close, termination,” 1752, from expire + -y (1). Meaning “dying, death” is from 1790.
[ek-spuh-skeyt, ek-spis-keyt] /ˈɛk spəˌskeɪt, ɛkˈspɪs keɪt/ verb (used with object), expiscated, expiscating. Chiefly Scot. 1. to find out by thorough and detailed investigation; discover through scrupulous examination.
[ik-spleyn] /ɪkˈspleɪn/ verb (used with object) 1. to make plain or clear; render understandable or intelligible: to explain an obscure point. Synonyms: explicate. Antonyms: confuse. 2. to make known in detail: to explain how to do something. 3. to assign a meaning to; interpret: How can you explain such a silly remark? 4. to make […]