reveal

  • 1 Reveal — may be:* Revelation (disambiguation) revealed truth * Reveal (carpentry) joinery * Revealed preference theory * Revealed religion * Stèle of Revealing Egyptian funerary artifact * WordPerfect reveal codes a word processing syntax… …

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  • 2 Reveal — Re*veal , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Revealed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Revealing}.] [F. r[ e]v[ e]ler, L. revelare, revelatum, to unveil, reveal; pref. re re + velare to veil; fr. velum a veil. See {Veil}.] 1. To make known (that which has been concealed or… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 reveal — reveal, discover, disclose, divulge, tell, betray can all mean to make known what has been or should be concealed or is intended to be kept concealed. Reveal implies a setting fofth or exhibition by or as if by lifting a curtain that veils or… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 4 Reveal — ist der Name folgender Personen: James Lauritz Reveal (* 1941), US amerikanischer Botaniker Reveal bezeichnet: Reveal (Album), Album der US amerikanischen Band R.E.M. Diese Seite ist eine Begr …

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  • 5 reveal — (v.) late 14c., from O.Fr. reveler (14c.), from L. revelare reveal, uncover, disclose, lit. unveil, from re opposite of (see RE (Cf. re )) + velare to cover, veil, from velum a veil (see VEIL (Cf. veil) (n.)) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 reveal — [v1] disclose, tell acknowledge, admit, affirm, announce, avow, betray, break the news*, bring out into open*, bring to light*, broadcast, come out with, communicate, concede, confess, declare, divulge, explain, expose, get out of system*, give… …

    New thesaurus

  • 7 reveal — reveal1 [ri vēl′] vt. [ME revelen < OFr reveler < L revelare, lit., to draw back the veil < re , back + velum,VEIL] 1. to make known (something hidden or kept secret); disclose; divulge 2. to expose to view; show; exhibit; display 3.… …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 Reveal — Re*veal , n. 1. A revealing; a disclosure. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. (Arch.) The side of an opening for a window, doorway, or the like, between the door frame or window frame and the outer surface of the wall; or, where the opening is not filled… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 reveal — I verb acknowledge, admit, advise, affirm, announce, apprise, bare, blazon, blurt out, break the news, bring to light, bruit, circulate, communicate, concede, confess, confide, confirm, debunk, declare, describe, disabuse, disclose, display,… …

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  • 10 reveal — ► VERB 1) make (previously unknown or secret information) known. 2) cause or allow to be seen. DERIVATIVES revealer noun. ORIGIN Latin revelare, from velum veil …

    English terms dictionary

  • 11 Reveal — Pour les articles homonymes, voir James Lauritz Reveal. Reveal Album par R.E.M. Sortie …

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  • 12 reveal */*/*/ — UK [rɪˈviːl] / US [rɪˈvɪl] verb [transitive] Word forms reveal : present tense I/you/we/they reveal he/she/it reveals present participle revealing past tense revealed past participle revealed 1) to let something become known, for example a secret …

    English dictionary

  • 13 reveal — re|veal [ rı vil ] verb transitive *** 1. ) to let something become known, for example a secret or information that was previously not known: She refused to reveal the contents of the letter. Cockpit recordings may reveal the cause of the crash.… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 14 reveal — 01. The curtains opened to [reveal] a darkened stage. 02. It was [revealed] during their divorce hearing that her husband had had numerous love affairs with other women. 03. Singer Mick Jagger s biography is a [revealing] look at the sex and… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 15 reveal — [[t]rɪvi͟ːl[/t]] ♦♦ reveals, revealing, revealed 1) VERB To reveal something means to make people aware of it. [V n] She has refused to reveal the whereabouts of her daughter... [V that] A survey of the British diet has revealed that a growing… …

    English dictionary

  • 16 reveal — I. transitive verb Etymology: Middle English revelen, from Anglo French reveler, from Latin revelare to uncover, reveal, from re + velare to cover, veil, from velum veil Date: 14th century 1. to make known through divine inspiration 2. to make… …

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  • 17 reveal — re|veal W1S3 [rıˈvi:l] v [T] [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: reveler, from Latin revelare to uncover , from velum; VEIL1] 1.) to make known something that was previously secret or unknown ≠ ↑conceal ▪ He may be prosecuted for revealing… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 reveal — revealable, adj. revealability, revealableness, n. revealedly /ri vee lid lee, veeld /, adv. revealer, n. revealingly, adv. revealingness, n. revelative /ri vel euh tiv, rev euh lay /, adj. /ri veel /, v.t …

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  • 19 reveal — 1. noun /ɹəˈviːl/ a) The outer side of a window or door frame; the jamb. The building has a one story rusticated limestone base and a canopied entrance with a doorman beneath an attractive, rusticated limestone window reveal on the second floor… …

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  • 20 reveal — verb 1) the police can t reveal his whereabouts Syn: divulge, disclose, tell, let slip, let drop, give away, give out, blurt (out), release, leak; make known, make public, broadcast, publicize, circulate, disseminate; informal let on …

    Thesaurus of popular words


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