lift the lid on

idiom

Definition of lift the lid on

chiefly British
: to reveal the truth about (something) The investigation lifted the lid on corruption in the company.

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“Lift the lid on.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lift%20the%20lid%20on. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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