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disclose

dis·close

disclose

 
 
pronunciation:
dihs kloz
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: disclosed, discloses, disclosing
definition 1: to make known; reveal.
The FBI eventually disclosed the facts of the case.The reporter was unwilling to disclose the name of her source.
synonyms:
divulge, reveal
antonyms:
conceal, hide, suppress
similar words:
air, bare, betray, break, confide, declare, display, expose, give away, impart, leak, let out, name, produce, relate, say, show, signify, spill, tell, uncover, unveil
definition 2: to make visible or apparent.
The detective disclosed a safe hidden behind a painting.
synonyms:
expose, uncover
antonyms:
conceal
similar words:
bare, produce, reveal, show
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derivation: discloser (n.)
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