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English verb: uncover

1. uncover (perception) make visible


SamplesSummer brings out bright clothes.
He brings out the best in her.


Synonymsbring out, reveal, unveil


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)show


Narrower (hyponym)disclose, excavate, expose, trot out, unearth, unfold

2. uncover (contact) remove all or part of one's clothes to show one's body


SamplesUncover your belly.
The man exposed himself in the subway.


Synonymsexpose


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Narrower (hyponym)bare, unclothe, undo, undrape, unmask, unveil, unwrap


Antonymscover









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