Uncurtain \Un*cur"tain\, v. t. [1st pref. un- + curtain.] To remove a curtain from; to reveal. --Moore. [1913 Webster]

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  • uncurtain — index bare, denude, manifest, reveal, unveil Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • uncurtain — un·curtain …   English syllables

  • uncurtain — “+ transitive verb Etymology: un (II) + curtain : to remove a curtain from : reveal, unveil …   Useful english dictionary

  • manifest — man·i·fest 1 / ma nə ˌfest/ adj 1: capable of being readily perceived by the senses and esp. by sight a manifest injury 2: capable of being easily understood or recognized: clearly evident, obvious, and indisputable vacating an arbitrator s award …   Law dictionary

  • bare — I verb admit, air, announce, appear, be disclosed, be public, bring into view, bring out in evidence, bring to light, confess, declare, denude, disclose, display, divulgate, divulge, evince, evulgate, exhibit, expose, expose to view, lay bare,… …   Law dictionary

  • denude — I verb bare, bring to light, defoliate, denudate, disclose, disfurnish, disrobe, divest, doff, exhibit, expose, flay, lay bare, lay open, lay waste, make naked, make public, manifest, open, pare, peel, present to view, publicize, reveal, shed,… …   Law dictionary

  • reveal — I verb acknowledge, admit, advise, affirm, announce, apprise, bare, blazon, blurt out, break the news, bring to light, bruit, circulate, communicate, concede, confess, confide, confirm, debunk, declare, describe, disabuse, disclose, display,… …   Law dictionary

  • unveil — I verb aperire, bare, begin, bring to light, demonstrate, denude, detegere, disclose, display, divest, divulge, exhibit, expose, extract, lay open, make known, make plain, make visible, manifest, open up, originate, present, reveal, show, start,… …   Law dictionary

  • bare — Synonyms and related words: Spartan, absolute, and, ascetic, austere, bald, bankrupt, bare ass, bared, barren, basic, bland, blank, bleached, bleak, break the seal, bring to light, candid, characterless, chaste, clarified, clear, cleared, cold,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • clear — Synonyms and related words: Attic, Ciceronian, Mickey Mouse, above water, abroad, absolute, absolve, absolved, abstract, account for, accumulate, acquire, acquit, acute, admitting no exception, adrift, afield, afloat, afoot and lighthearted, all… …   Moby Thesaurus

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