What does revealing mean?

Definitions for revealingrɪˈvi lɪŋ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word revealing.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. disclosure, revelation, revealing(adj)

    the speech act of making something evident

  2. revealing, telling, telltale(a)(adj)

    disclosing unintentionally

    "a telling smile"; "a telltale panel of lights"; "a telltale patch of oil on the water marked where the boat went down"

  3. revealing(adj)

    showing or making known

    "her dress was scanty and revealing"


  1. revealing(Adjective)

    Of clothing: allowing to see more than is usual.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Revealing

    of Reveal


  1. Revealing

    Revealing is an album by American guitarist James Blood Ulmer featuring George Adams, Cecil McBee, and Doug Hammond recorded in 1977 and released on the In + Out label. The album marks the first recording by the guitarist but was not wideley issued outside Europe before 1990.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of revealing in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of revealing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jason Chaffetz:

    The Obama hypocrisy on this issue is revealing.

  2. Kahlil Gibran:

    If you reveal your secrets to the wind you should not blame the wind for revealing them to the trees.

  3. Rick Wilson:

    He's revealing in this that he's going to be transparent, it's an invitation to the Clintons to open the books.

  4. Jean Cocteau:

    True realism consists in revealing the surprising things which habit keeps covered and prevents us from seeing.

  5. Julian Assange:

    The documents themselves are revealing, but also the government/state reactions to the releases are revealing also.

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