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Synonyms of reveal in English:


  • 1 for operational reasons the police can't reveal his whereabouts
    go public on/with, make known, make public, bring to public notice/attention, broadcast, air, publicize, publish, circulate, disseminate, pass on, report, declare, post, communicate, impart, unfold, vouchsafe;
    informallet on, spill, blab, let the cat out of the bag, dish the dirt, take/blow the lid off, blow wide open, come clean about
    British informalcough, blow the gaff
    [Antonyms] hide, conceal
  • 2 he let the garage door slide up to reveal a new car
    show, display, exhibit, disclose, uncover, expose to view, allow to be seen, put on display, put on show, put on view, bare
    literaryuncloak, unclothe
    [Antonyms] hide
  • 3 the data can be used to reveal a good deal about the composition of Anglo-Norman households
    bring to light, uncover, turn up, expose to view, lay bare, unearth, dig up, excavate, unveil, unmask, detect, betray, be evidence of, indicate, demonstrate, manifest, evince, make clear, make plain
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