expose


expose

verb

Definition of EXPOSE

1
to reveal the true nature of <a well-researched article that exposes the UFO story as a hoax>
Phrases blow the whistle on
Near Antonyms conceal, hide, secrete, veil
2
to make known (as information previously kept secret) <the documentary claims to expose how winners of beauty pageants are really picked>
3
to make known (something abstract) through outward signs <the tight race for the championship exposed one team's mean streak>
4
to present so as to invite notice or attention <I didn't want to expose my ignorance in front of the others, so I kept silent>

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