unveil

  • 1 unveil — un‧veil [ʌnˈveɪl] verb [transitive] JOURNALISM to inform people about something, especially financial results or a new product: • Yesterday the bank unveiled a soaring 28 percent rise in profits for the year to December. • They have unveiled a… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 Unveil — Un*veil , v. t. [1st pref. un + veil.] To remove a veil from; to divest of a veil; to uncover; to disclose to view; to reveal; as, she unveiled her face. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Unveil — Un*veil , v. i. To remove a veil; to reveal one s self. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 unveil — I verb aperire, bare, begin, bring to light, demonstrate, denude, detegere, disclose, display, divest, divulge, exhibit, expose, extract, lay open, make known, make plain, make visible, manifest, open up, originate, present, reveal, show, start,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 unveil — 1590s, in reference to sight, to make clear, from UN (Cf. un ) (2) + VEIL (Cf. veil) (v.). Sense of to display or reveal (something) is from 1650s. Related: Unveiled; unveiling …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 unveil — [v] reveal bare, betray, bring to light*, come out, disclose, discover, display, divulge, expose, give away, lay bare*, lay open*, let it all hang out*, make known, make public, open, open up, show, spring, tell, tip one’s hand*, unbosom,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 7 unveil — ► VERB 1) remove a veil or covering from. 2) show or announce publicly for the first time …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 unveil — [un vāl′] vt. to reveal or make visible by or as by removing a veil or covering from; disclose vi. to take off a veil or covering; reveal oneself …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 Unveil — Infobox Album Name = Unveil Type = Album Artist = Jeff Deyo Released = May 22, 2007 Recorded = 2006 2007 Genre = Worship Contemporary Christian music Length = 53:21 Label = Indelible Creative Group Producer = Reviews = Last album = Surrender… …

    Wikipedia

  • 10 unveil — /un vayl /, v.t. 1. to remove a veil or other covering from; display; reveal: The woman unveiled herself. 2. to reveal or disclose by or as if by removing a veil or covering: to unveil a monument; to unveil a secret; to unveil a truth. v.i. 3. to …

    Universalium

  • 11 unveil — [[t]ʌ̱nve͟ɪl[/t]] unveils, unveiling, unveiled 1) VERB If someone formally unveils something such as a new statue or painting, they draw back the curtain which is covering it. [V n] ...a ceremony to unveil a monument to the victims. Derived words …

    English dictionary

  • 12 unveil — verb ADVERB ▪ formally, officially ▪ The government has officially unveiled its plans for tax reform. ▪ just, recently ▪ finally Unveil is used with …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 13 unveil — UK [ʌnˈveɪl] / US verb [transitive] Word forms unveil : present tense I/you/we/they unveil he/she/it unveils present participle unveiling past tense unveiled past participle unveiled 1) mainly journalism to announce something officially that was… …

    English dictionary

  • 14 unveil — Date: 14th century transitive verb 1. to remove a veil or covering from 2. to make public ; divulge, reveal < a good time to unveil their plans > intransitive verb to throw off a veil or protective cloak …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 15 unveil — un|veil [ ʌn veıl ] verb transitive 1. ) MAINLY JOURNALISM to announce something officially that was previously a secret: The president will unveil his plans for improving public education. 2. ) to remove the cover from something such as a STATUE …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 16 unveil — verb a) To remove a veil from; to divest of a veil; to uncover; to disclose to view; to reveal; as, she unveiled her face. b) To remove a veil; to reveal ones self …

    Wiktionary

  • 17 unveil — Synonyms and related words: bare, betray, break the seal, bring to light, clear, denudate, denude, deobstruct, develop, disclose, discover, dismask, display, divest, divulge, draw the veil, expose, fleece, free, impart, lay bare, lay open, let… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 18 unveil — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. disclose, reveal, uncover. See disclosure. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. uncover, reveal, make known; see expose 1 . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. reveal, expose, show, uncover, disclose. ANT.: cloak …

    English dictionary for students

  • 19 unveil — un|veil [ʌnˈveıl] v [T] 1.) to show or tell people about a new product or plan for the first time ▪ The club has unveiled plans to build a new stadium. 2.) to remove the cover from something, especially as part of a formal ceremony ▪ The statue… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 unveil — v. reveal, uncover, disclose …

    English contemporary dictionary