Thesaurus

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 of uncover bare, disclose, discover, divulge, expose, let on (about), spill, tell, unbosom, uncloak, reveal, unmask, unveilWords Related to uncover 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 of uncover camouflage, disguise; gild, gloss (over), varnish, whitewash; becloud, bedim, befog, cloud, darken, eclipse, obscure, overcast, overshadow, shadeAntonyms of uncover 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 of uncover debunk, nail, show up, uncloak, expose, undress, unmaskWords Related to uncover demolish, discredit, disprove; disclose, divulge, tell, unveilNear Antonyms of uncover conceal, hide, secrete, veilAntonyms of uncover camouflage, cloak, disguise, mask



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