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bring (or come) to light

Definition of bring or come to light in English:

Make or become widely known or evident: no new facts came to light
More example sentences
  • The club also questioned the fact that the controversy had come to light on the eve of a key match against champions AC Milan today.
  • We don't know what kind of evidence this prosecutor has brought to light.
  • Once all of the facts are brought to light, all judges will of course judge impartially.
Synonyms
reveal, disclose, expose, uncover, show up, lay bare, unveil, manifest, unearth, dig up, dig out, turn up, bring to notice, detect, identify, dredge up, smoke out, root out, ferret out, hunt out, nose out
be discovered, be uncovered, be unearthed, appear, come out, transpire, become known, become apparent, materialize, emerge, crop up, turn up, show up, pop up
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