Simple Definition of divulge
: to make (information) known : to give (information) to someone
Examples of divulge
The company will not divulge its sales figures.
<we tried to make him divulge the name of the winner, but he wouldn't budge>
Origin of divulge
Middle English, from Latin divulgare, from dis- + vulgare to make known, from vulgus mob
First Known Use: 15th century
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