uncloak
Date: circa 1598 transitive verb 1. to remove a cloak or cover from 2. reveal, unmask <
uncloak an impostor
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intransitive verb to take off a cloak

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Uncloak — Un*cloak , v. t. [1st pref. un + cloak.] To remove a cloak or cover from; to deprive of a cloak or cover; to unmask; to reveal. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Uncloak — Un*cloak , v. i. To remove, or take off, one s cloak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • uncloak — index bare, denude, expose, find (discover), reveal, unveil Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • uncloak — [un klōk′] vt., vi. 1. to remove a cloak or other covering (from) 2. to reveal; expose …   English World dictionary

  • uncloak — /un klohk /, v.t. 1. to remove the cloak from. 2. to reveal; expose: His motives were uncloaked at last. v.i. 3. to take off the cloak or the outer garments generally. [1590 1600; UN 2 + CLOAK] * * * …   Universalium

  • uncloak — verb To remove a cloak. Ant: cloak …   Wiktionary

  • uncloak — (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To expose] Syn. tell, disclose, uncover; see reveal 1 , expose 1 . 2. [To undress] Syn. divest, uncover, disrobe; see undress …   English dictionary for students

  • uncloak — v. remove a cloak, take off coat; unveil, reveal …   English contemporary dictionary

  • uncloak — verb literary uncover; reveal …   English new terms dictionary

  • uncloak — v 1. uncover, bare, unveil, unsheathe, disease, uncase; divest, strip, undress, unrobe, disrobe, denude, denudate. 2. bring to light, bring out, make known, reveal, disclose, divulge; expose, present to view, exhibit, display, show, evince,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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