Definition of uncover :
1. To divest of the hat or cap; to bare the head of; as, to uncover one's head; to uncover one's self.
2. To remove the covers from dishes, or the like.
3. To show openly; to disclose; to reveal.
4. To take off the hat or cap; to bare the head in token of respect.
5. To take the cover from; to divest of covering; as, to uncover a box, bed, house, or the like; to uncover one's body.
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demonstrate (part of speech: verb)
uncover (part of speech: verb)
reveal (part of speech: verb)
- But, not to be tedious, is it your command that I uncover? - "Life And Adventures Of Peter Wilkins, Vol. I. (of II.)", Robert Paltock Commentator: A. H. Bullen.
- " Something Piron made for you," the boys explained; and the fingers of the two girls trembled with excitement as they began to uncover the contents of the baskets. - "Napoleon's Young Neighbor", Helen Leah Reed.
- In fact he looked distraught now and then just as a person looks who wants to uncover an ancestor purely by accident and cannot think of a way that will seem accidental enough. - "Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens", Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009.