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uncover

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of uncover

  1. 1 to make known (as information previously kept secret) <uncovered the location of the secret documents> Synonyms bare, disclose, discover, divulge, expose, let on (about), spill, tell, unbosom, uncloak, reveal, unmask, unveilRelated Words confide, share; debunk, show up; unclothe, undrape; advertise, announce, blaze, bring out, broadcast, declare, placard, post, proclaim, promulgate, publicize, publish, sound; betray, blab, give away, leak; inform, squeal, talk; communicate, impart, relate; acknowledge, admit, avow, concede, confess, own; disinter, rake up, smoke out, unearthNear Antonyms camouflage, disguise; gild, gloss (over), varnish, whitewash; becloud, bedim, befog, cloud, darken, eclipse, obscure, overcast, overshadow, shadeAntonyms cloak, conceal, cover (up), enshroud, hide, mask, shroud, veil

  2. 2 to reveal the true nature of <a magazine article that purports to uncover the inner operations of what many regard as a religious cult> Synonyms debunk, nail, show up, uncloak, expose, undress, unmaskRelated Words demolish, discredit, disprove; disclose, divulge, tell, unveilNear Antonyms conceal, hide, secrete, veilAntonyms camouflage, cloak, disguise, mask




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