uncover, bring out, unveil, reveal(verb)
"Summer brings out bright clothes"; "He brings out the best in her"
unwrap, disclose, let on, bring out, reveal, discover, expose, divulge, break, give away, let out(verb)
make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret
"The auction house would not disclose the price at which the van Gogh had sold"; "The actress won't reveal how old she is"; "bring out the truth"; "he broke the news to her"; "unwrap the evidence in the murder case"
disclose directly or through prophets
"God rarely reveal his plans for Mankind"
The outer side of a window or door frame; the jamb.
A revelation; an uncovering of what was hidden.
The reveal in that movie was great.
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 with a door, etc., the whole thickness of the wall; the jamb.
To uncover; to show and display that which was hidden.
To communicate that which could not be known or discovered without divine or supernatural instruction.
Origin: From révéler, from earlier revelare, from re- + velare, from velum.
to make known (that which has been concealed or kept secret); to unveil; to disclose; to show
specifically, to communicate (that which could not be known or discovered without divine or supernatural instruction or agency)
a revealing; a disclosure
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 with a door, etc., the whole thickness of the wall; the jamb
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
rē-vēl′, v.t. to unveil: to make known, as by divine agency: to disclose.—n. Revealabil′ity.—adj. Reveal′able.—ns. Reveal′ableness; Reveal′er; Reveal′ment, revelation.—Revealed religion, that which has been supernaturally revealed. [O. Fr. reveler (Fr. révéler)—L. revelāre—re-, back, velāre, to veil—velum, a veil.]
rē-vēl′, n. (archit.) the square ingoing of a window, doorway, or the like, between the frame and the outer surface of the wall.—Also Revel′.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'reveal' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3549
Rank popularity for the word 'reveal' in Verbs Frequency: #223
The numerical value of reveal in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of reveal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Circumstances do not determine a man, they reveal him.
Thank God, this is good news for investigators to reveal the cause of the plane crash.
If you reveal your secrets to the wind you should not blame the wind for revealing them to the trees.
The greatest good you can do for another is not just share your riches, but to reveal to him his own.
Clearly HSBC have got questions to answer. Clearly the behaviour that is set out in these disclosures reveal behaviour in 2005 to 2007 that is not what we would expect from a major bank.
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Translations for reveal
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- revelarCatalan, Valencian
- enthüllen, zeigenGerman
- revelar, propalarSpanish
- فاش کردنPersian
- גילה, חשףHebrew
- पता चलता हैHindi
- 現す, 表す, 表わすJapanese
- patefacio, acclārōLatin
- odsłaniać, ujawniać, odkrywaćPolish
- выявлять, раскрывать, показыватьRussian
- открити, otkritiSerbo-Croatian
- açığa vurmakTurkish
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