Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To remove a veil or covering from.
  • transitive v. To disclose; reveal.
  • intransitive v. To take off one's veil.
  • intransitive v. To reveal oneself.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To remove a veil from; to divest of a veil; to uncover; to disclose to view; to reveal; as, she unveiled her face.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To remove a veil from; to divest of a veil; to uncover; to disclose to view; to reveal.
  • intransitive v. To remove a veil; to reveal one's self.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To remove a veil from; uncover; disclose to view; reveal: as, to unveil a statue.
  • To become unveiled; be disclosed to view; remove a veil; reveal one's self.
  • Also unvail.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. remove the cover from
  • v. make visible
  • v. remove the veil from

Etymologies

un- +‎ veil (Wiktionary)

Examples

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