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Synonyms for uncover
ʌnˈkʌv ərun·cov·er

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  1. uncoververb

    cover up

  2. uncoververb

    The model railway was uncovered.

    cover up

  3. uncoververb

    The murderer has finally been uncovered.

    cover up

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. uncover

    reveal, strip, expose, lay bare, divest, unveil, reveal

Princeton's WordNet

  1. uncover, bring out, unveil, revealverb

    make visible

    "Summer brings out bright clothes"; "He brings out the best in her"

    unwrap, let on, bring out, produce, divulge, unveil, expose, bring on, get out, let out, release, disclose, put out, reveal, discover, publish, give away, introduce, set off, issue, break


  2. uncover, exposeverb

    remove all or part of one's clothes to show one's body

    "uncover your belly"; "The man exposed himself in the subway"

    scupper, unwrap, let on, bring out, display, divulge, unveil, expose, endanger, peril, let out, break, reveal, discover, exhibit, give away, debunk, disclose


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. uncoververb

    strip, lay bare, lay open, divest of covering

  2. uncoververb

    disclose, reveal, discover

  3. uncoververb

    take off the hat (in token of respect), bare the head

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. uncoververb

    disclose, reveal, expose, show

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "uncover":

    discover, reveal, detect, expose, disclose, unmask, uncovers

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How to use uncover in a sentence?

  1. Steve Scalise:

    I have deeper and deeper concerns the more I see some of this, not only the stonewalling, but what’s been in some of these memos, we’re also trying to get a lot of other information from the Department of Justice about this investigation, and everything that we uncover raises even deeper concerns about the direction.

  2. Madeleine McCann Portuguese authorities:

    All we have ever wanted is to find Madeleine McCann, uncover the truth and bring those responsible to justice. We will never give up hope of finding Madeleine McCann alive but whatever the outcome may be, we need to know as we need to find peace.

  3. Deb Haaland:

    At no time in history have the records or documentation of this policy been compiled or analyzed to determine the full scope of its reaches and effects. We must uncover the truth about the loss of human life, and the lasting consequences of the schools.

  4. Mike Richards:

    Every person alive today has at some point said or done something that another person finds objectionable, whether they mean to or not, people are being forced to think twice before stepping into the public realm because there will always be a group of people intent on picking through your past with a fine-tooth comb to uncover reasons to attack you.

  5. Texas Sen. Ted Cruz:

    There are some things that are really just too big to uncover.

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