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unveil

un·veil

unveil

 
pronunciation:
uhn veIl
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: unveiled, unveiling, unveils
definition 1: to remove a veil or other cover from, esp. to display for the first time.
The mayor unveiled the new statue.
antonyms:
veil
definition 2: to make known; disclose.
We planned to unveil our designs for the project.
similar words:
expose, reveal
derivation: unveiled (adj.)