Definition of divulge:
- To become publicly known.
- To impart; to communicate.
- To indicate publicly; to proclaim.
- To lay bare; to lay open to attack, danger, or anything objectionable; to render accessible to anything which may affect, especially detrimentally; to make liable; as, to expose one's self to the heat of the sun, or to cold, insult, danger, or ridicule; to expose an army to destruction or defeat.
- To make public; to several or communicate to the public; to tell ( a secret) so that it may become generally known; to disclose; - said of that which had been confided as a secret, or had been before unknown; as, to divulge a secret.
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- disclose (part of speech: verb)
- reveal (part of speech: verb)
- "The Scottish Chiefs", Jane Porter.
Now listen: I have invited you to take hold of my matters, and in order to give you a clear understanding of my case, it becomes necessary for me to divulge to you what at present is known only to my wife and myself.- "The Expressman and the Detective", Allan Pinkerton.
- "Gulmore, The Boss", Frank Harris.