1. Marked by complexity and richness of detail (synset 301800442)
    "an elaborate lace pattern"
  2. Developed or executed with care and in minute detail (synset 300311231)
    "a detailed plan"; "the elaborate register of the inhabitants prevented tax evasion"; "the carefully elaborated theme"
  1. Add details, as to an account or idea;
    Clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing (synset 200957633)
    "She elaborated on the main ideas in her dissertation"
  2. Produce from basic elements or sources;
    Change into a more developed product (synset 201628380)
    "The bee elaborates honey"
  3. Make more complex, intricate, or richer (synset 200401789)
    "refine a design or pattern"
  4. Work out in detail (synset 200252349)
    "elaborate a plan"

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