bring to light
phrasal disclose, reveal

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • bring to light — index bare, bear (adduce), betray (disclose), clarify, denude, detect, disclose …   Law dictionary

  • bring to light — phrasal : to make clear : disclose, reveal * * * bring to light To reveal • • • Main Entry: ↑light * * * bring (or come) to light make (or become) widely known or evident an investigation to bring to light examples of extravagant expenditure …   Useful english dictionary

  • bring to light — bring (something) to light to discover facts, often about something bad or illegal. When their accounts were examined, several errors were brought to light. (usually passive) …   New idioms dictionary

  • bring to light — ► bring (or come) to light make (or become) widely known or evident. Main Entry: ↑light …   English terms dictionary

  • bring to light — {v. phr.} To discover (something hidden); find out about; expose. * /Many things left by the ancient Egyptians in tombs have been brought to light by scientists and explorers./ * /His enemies brought to light some foolish things he had done while …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • bring to light — {v. phr.} To discover (something hidden); find out about; expose. * /Many things left by the ancient Egyptians in tombs have been brought to light by scientists and explorers./ * /His enemies brought to light some foolish things he had done while …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • bring\ to\ light — v. phr. To discover (something hidden); find out about; expose. Many things left by the ancient Egyptians in tombs have been brought to light by scientists and explorers. His enemies brought to light some foolish things he had done while young,… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • bring to light — Synonyms and related words: arouse, bare, break the seal, bring forth, bring out, call forth, call out, call up, deduce, derive, develop, dig up, disclose, discover, disinter, dismask, drag out, draw forth, draw out, draw the veil, educe, elicit …   Moby Thesaurus

  • bring to light — verb To expose or disclose something that was hidden or unknown …   Wiktionary

  • bring to light — idi to discover or reveal …   From formal English to slang

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