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revealings

revealings is a plural form of revealing

revealing (speech act)

Definition:

the speech act of making something evident

Class:

communication noun (communicative processes and contents)

Related to:

reveal

Plural:

revealings

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Etymology:

from Old French reveler, from Latin revēlāre to unveil, from re- + vēlum a veil
(Source: Collins Dictionary)  [more]

Definition references  (+images)

Collins Dictionary:

disclosure | revelation [synonym, sense-specific]

something that is disclosed | the act of disclosing; revelation (9 of 472 words, 2 definitions, 9 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/disclosure

Wikipedia:

Disclosure [disambiguation]

may refer to: World disclosure, a term referring to the way that humans make sense of the world | Reflective disclosure, a term coined by philosopher Nikolas Kompridis | Full disclosure, disclosing full information about vulnerabilities | Disclosure ... (35 of 258 words, 15 definitions)

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/Disclosure

Merriam-Webster:

disclosure | exposure [synonym, sense-specific] | revelation [synonym, sense-specific] | divulgence [synonym, sense-specific] | bombshell [similar, sense-specific] | kick [similar, sense-specific] | kicker [similar, sense-specific] | surprise [similar, sense-specific] | acknowledgment [similar, sense-specific] | ...

the act or an instance of disclosing; "exposure" | something disclosed; "revelation" (11 of 80 words, 2 definitions, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/disclosure

Oxford Dictionary:

disclosure

the action of making new or secret information known | a fact, especially a secret, that is made known (18 of 72 words, 2 definitions, 2 usage examples, pronunciation)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/disclosure

Macmillan British Dictionary:

disclosure | disclosures [plural]

[uncountable] the process of giving information to people, especially information that was secret ; [countable] a piece of information that was ... (21 of 65 words, 2 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/disclosure

Cambridge Dictionary:

disclosure [formal]

the act of making something known or the fact that is made known (13 of 41 words, 2 usage examples, pronunciations)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/disclosure

Random House Dictionary:

disclosure

the act or an instance of disclosing; exposure; revelation. | that which is disclosed; a revelation. | [patent law] (in a patent application) the ... (22 of 40 words, 3 definitions, pronunciation)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/disclosure

Wiktionary:

disclosure | disclosures [plural] | revelation [synonym]

The act of revealing something. (5 of 31 words, 1 usage example, pronunciations)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/disclosure

American Heritage Dictionary:

disclosure

The act or process of revealing or uncovering. | Something uncovered; a revelation. (12 of 15 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/disclosure

New World Dictionary:

disclosure

a disclosing or being disclosed | a thing disclosed; revelation (9 of 11 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/disclosure

Britannica Encyclopedia:

revelation [religion]

in religion, the disclosure of divine or sacred reality or purpose to humanity. In the religious view, such disclosure may come through mystical ... (23 of 955 words, 10 images)

www​.britannica​.com​/E​Bchecked​/topic​/500286​/revelation

Encarta Dictionary:

disclosure | disclosures [plural]

the revelation of information that was previously kept secret | a piece of information that is revealed after being secret | in a lawsuit, the legal ... (24 of 77 words, 3 definitions, pronunciation)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861605036​/definition​.html  [offline]

Etymology reference

Collins Dictionary:

revealing | reveal

First use: 14th century

Origin: from Old French reveler, from Latin revēlāre to unveil, from re- + vēlum a veil

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/revealing

Audio references

Wiktionary:

revealing

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "revealing"

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/revealing

Collins Dictionary:

revealing | reveal

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "revealing"

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/revealing

Macmillan British Dictionary:

revealing

Audio: British English pronunciation of "revealing"

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/revealing

Macmillan American Dictionary:

revealing

Audio: North American pronunciation of "revealing"

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/american​/revealing

Cambridge Dictionary:

revealing

Audio 1: British English pronunuciation of "revealing"

Audio 2: North American English pronunuciation of "revealing"

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/revealing

the Free Dictionary:

revealing

Audio 1: North American English pronunciation of "revealing"

Audio 2: British English pronunciation of "revealing"

Audio 3: North American English pronunciation of "revealing" by speech synthesizer

www​.thefreedictionary​.com​/revealing

Google Dictionary:

revealing

Audio: English pronunciation of "revealing"

www​.google​.com​/#hl=en&tbs=dfn​:1&fp=1&q=revealing

Merriam-Webster Pronunciation:

revealing

Audio: North American pronunciation of "revealing"

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/audio​.php file=revea​01​v word=revealing

YourDictionary Audio:

revealing

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "revealing" by speech synthesizer

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/revealing

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