revelator

noun
rev·​e·​la·​tor | \ ˈre-və-ˌlā-tər How to pronounce revelator (audio) \

Definition of revelator

: one that reveals especially : one that reveals the will of God

Examples of revelator in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web He is considered a prophet, seer and revelator who leads the church — along with two top counselors and members of the Quorum — through divine revelation from God. Washington Post, "Mormon church’s all-male hierarchy is steeped in tradition," 31 Mar. 2018 He is considered a prophet, seer and revelator who leads the church - along with two top counselors and members of the Quorum - through divine revelation from God. CBS News, "Mormons make history, tap Gerrit W. Gong and Ulisses Soares for top leadership," 31 Mar. 2018

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'revelator.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of revelator

1764, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about revelator

Time Traveler for revelator

Time Traveler

The first known use of revelator was in 1764

See more words from the same year

Statistics for revelator

Cite this Entry

“Revelator.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/revelator. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on revelator

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with revelator

Comments on revelator

What made you want to look up revelator? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

July 2020 Words of the Day Quiz

  • papercraft sunset
  • Which is a synonym of mien?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!