Communicate and Reveal


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Communicate verb – To make known (something abstract) through outward signs.
Usage example: his voice communicated a certain distrust and wariness

Reveal is a synonym for communicate in language topic. In some cases you can use "Reveal" instead a verb "Communicate", when it comes to topics like make known, ideas.
Nearby Words: communication, communicated, communicative, communicating, communicable
Synonyms for Communicate


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Reveal verb – To make known (as information previously kept secret).
Usage example: at the end of the book, the detective reveals the identity of the mysterious stranger

Communicate is a synonym for reveal in language topic. You can use "Communicate" instead a verb "Reveal", if it concerns topics such as disclose, make known, go public on.
Nearby Words: revealed, revealing
Synonyms for Reveal

Common collocations

name communicate name reveal name
status communicate status reveal status
nature communicate nature reveal nature
fact communicate fact reveal fact
Other nouns: way, plan, location, story, information, magic, message, colors, feelings, names, forms, intentions.

Both words in one sentence

  • Vapor Wear Hilarity Ensues, mostly resulting from her efforts to communicate her predicament to her partner, Dan Castellaneta, while trying not to reveal it to the audience.
    Source: Vapor Wear
  • Writers or developers communicate directly through informal channels such as blogs or online forums, leading to debate about the canon status of the information they reveal.
  • Video Game / Robot Alchemic Drive Robotic Reveal: When a human-sized robot appears in Senjo, Tsukioka thinks they can communicate with them, believing them to be the Volgara's pilot.
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