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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To take off a head covering. Also: To reveal for the first time.

Usage examples (38)
  • Peace has its victories no less than war, but it doesn't have as many monuments to unveil.
  • Women must not unveil themselves in public in Islamic societies
  • unveil a painting
  • Any new power they unveil is going to remind you of some comic book hero, so they figure why bother? for more
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