Relate and Reveal


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Relate verb – To give an oral or written account of in some detail.
Usage example: we asked our uncle to relate the story of his visit to communist Russia many years ago

Reveal is a synonym for relate in communicate topic. In some cases you can use "Reveal" instead a verb "Relate", when it comes to topics like give an account of.
Synonyms for Relate


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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

Relate is a synonym for reveal in communicate topic. Sometimes you can use "Relate" instead a verb "Reveal", if it concerns topics such as tell.
Nearby Words: revealed, revealing
Synonyms for Reveal

Common collocations

way relate way reveal way
story relate story reveal story
message relate message reveal message
secrets relate secrets reveal secrets
Other nouns: identities.
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