What does lay bare mean?

Definitions for lay bare

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  1. lay bare(Verb)

    To make bare; strip.

  2. lay bare(Verb)

    To expose to view, reveal, uncover.

  3. Origin: lay + bare


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lay bare in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lay bare in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. James Baldwin:

    The purpose of art is to lay bare the questions which have been hidden by the answers.

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