Definition of Disclose

1. Verb. Make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret. "They disclose that there was a traffic accident "; "Unwrap the evidence in the murder case"




2. Verb. Disclose to view as by removing a cover. "The curtain rose to disclose a stunning set"
Exact synonyms: Expose
Specialized synonyms: Face
Generic synonyms: Bring Out, Reveal, Uncover, Unveil
Derivative terms: Exposure

Definition of Disclose

1. v. t. To unclose; to open; -- applied esp. to eggs in the sense of to hatch.

2. n. Disclosure.

Definition of Disclose

1. Verb. (transitive, obsolete) To open up, unfasten. ¹

2. Verb. (transitive) To uncover, physically expose to view. ¹

3. Verb. (transitive) To expose to the knowledge of others; to make known, state openly, reveal. ¹

4. Noun. (obsolete) A disclosure ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Disclose

1. to reveal [v -CLOSED, -CLOSING, -CLOSES] - See also: reveal

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Disclose

disclamed
disclames
disclaming
disclarity
disclaunder
disclaundered
disclike
disclimax
disclimaxes
disclinated
disclination
disclinations
discloak
discloaked
disclosable
disclose (current term)
disclosed
discloser
disclosers
discloses
disclosing
disclosing solution
disclost
disclosure
disclosures
discloud
disclouded
disclout
disclouted
disclouting

Literary usage of Disclose

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1. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Courts of Common Pleas and by John Bayly Moore, Great Britain Court of Common Pleas, Great Britain Court of Exchequer Chamber (1824)
"Here, as the letter written by the defendant does not disclose whether the promise was made by him for a past or future consideration, nor the cause for ..."

2. Le Morte Darthur: Sir Thomas Malory's Book of King Arthur and of His Noble by Thomas Malory, Alfred William Pollard, William Caxton (1903)
"... BOOK XX CHAPTER I How Sir Agravaine and Sir Mordred were busy upon Sir Gawaine for to disclose the love between Sir ..."

3. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1912)
"none of the pleas disclose the facts on which the assumption that the drawer and indorsers stand in ..."

4. South Eastern Reporter by West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, West Publishing Company, South Carolina Supreme Court (1919)
"... and subsequently thereto made a complete Investigation into the affairs of the company, the results of which latter investigation they do not disclose. ..."

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