Betray and Uncover


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Betray verb – To make known (something abstract) through outward signs.
Usage example: his face betrayed his exasperation with his nosy neighbor

Uncover is a synonym for betray in show topic. In some cases you can use "Uncover" instead a verb "Betray", when it comes to topics like divulge, give away, reveal, expose. popular alternative
Nearby Words: betrayal, betrayer, betraying
Synonyms for Betray


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Uncover verb – To make known (as information previously kept secret).
Usage example: uncovered the location of the secret documents

Betray is a synonym for uncover in expose topic. You can use "Betray" instead a verb "Uncover", if it concerns topics such as show, reveal. popular alternative
Nearby Word: uncovering
Synonyms for Uncover

Common collocations

operation betray operation uncover operation
nature betray nature uncover nature
fact betray fact uncover fact
identity betray identity uncover identity
Other nouns: location, secret, plans, secrets.
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