lay bare

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Definition of lay bare

: to reveal or uncover private information or feelings He laid bare his soul. The book is an attempt to lay bare the secrets of this very powerful political family.

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“Lay bare.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lay%20bare. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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