Definition of divulge in English:

divulge

Line breaks: di|vulge
Pronunciation: /dʌɪˈvʌldʒ
 
, dɪ-/

verb

[with object]

Derivatives

divulgation

Pronunciation: /-ˈgeɪʃ(ə)n/
noun
More example sentences
  • Where an author has not entered into a contractual agreement to disclose a work, his or her right to control divulgation is absolute.
  • Unlike the French right of divulgation, the right of first publication limits the display right to a public display.
  • For him, these divulgations are unbearable.

divulgence

noun
More example sentences
  • Brushing this obviously significant divulgence aside, she surmised the unattainable brunette's history.
  • I think we all have a quarrel in ourselves between divulgence and concealment.
  • It's remarkable how much we're able to glean of this character through such little divulgence.

Origin

late Middle English (in the sense 'announce publicly'): from Latin divulgare, from di- 'widely' + vulgare 'publish' (from vulgus 'common people').

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