uncover

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uncover (third-person singular simple present uncovers, present participle uncovering, simple past and past participle uncovered)

  1. to remove the cover of an object
    The model railway was uncovered.
  2. To reveal the identity of
    The murderer has finally been uncovered.
  3. To show openly; to disclose; to reveal.
    • Milton
      To uncover his perjury to the oath of his coronation.
  4. To divest of the hat or cap; to bare the head of.
    to uncover oneself

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