Complete Definition of "reveal"

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English

Etymology
From French révéler, earlier Latin revelare, revelatum, to unveil, reveal.

Pronunciation
:Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-iËl|-iËl

Noun
reveal

  1. the outer side of a window or door frame; the jamb

#:The building has a one-story rusticated limestone base and a canopied entrance with a doorman beneath an attractive, rusticated limestone window reveal on the second floor and a very impressive and ornate limestone window reveal on the third floor flanked by female figures - Carter B Horsley - The Upper East Side Book

  1. (cinematography) A revelation; an uncovering of what was hidden.
#:The reveal in that movie was great.
Quotations
2001, Nicholas Proferes, Film Directing Fundamentals 1
2002, Blain Brown, Cinematography 2
2004, Fred Karlin, On the Track 3


Verb
en-verb

  1. transitive: To uncover; to show and display that which was hidden.
  2. transitive: To communicate that which could not be known or discovered without divine or supernatural instruction.

Translations
(to uncover)

Arabic: ARchar|ÙØ´Ù IPAchar|(kášafa)
Chinese: 顯æº, æ¾æ (xiÇn bÇi)
Czech: odhalit
Dutch: onthullen
Esperanto: malkaÅi
Finnish: paljastaa
French: révéler
German: enthüllen
Greek: αÏοκαλÏÏÏÏ
Hebrew: ××××ת
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Italian: rivelare
Japanese: ç¾ã (ãããã, arawasu)
Korean: ëíë´ë¤ (natanaeda)
Portuguese: revelar
Russian: вÑÑвлÑÑÑ (vyjavljátâ)
Spanish: revelar, propalar
Swedish: uppenbara
Telugu: à°µà±à°²à±à°²à°¡à°¿à°à°à± (vellaDiMchu)

Related terms
revelation

Synonyms
communicate
disclose
discover
divulge
impart
open
show
uncover
unveil

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