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gave away

verb
past tense of give away

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1 to make known (something abstract) through outward signs
  • the insincerity of his apology was given away by that slight smirk on his face

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“Gave away.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gave%20away. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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