Confide and Reveal


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Confide verb – Reveal in private; tell confidentially.
Reveal is a synonym for confide in tell topic. In some cases you can use "Reveal" instead the word "Confide" as a verb or an adjective, when it comes to topics like divulge information.
Nearby Words: confidence, confident, confession, confiding, confidingly
Synonyms for Confide


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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

Confide is a synonym for reveal. You can use "Confide" instead the word "Reveal" as a verb or an adjective.
Nearby Words: revealed, revealing
Synonyms for Reveal

Common collocations

identity confide identity reveal identity
feelings confide feelings reveal feelings
names confide names reveal names

Both words in one sentence

  • In Vino Veritas Men will confide things to you drunk they wouldn’t tell a brother when sober; stoned women will reveal secrets they’d never speak as pillow talk while straight.
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