divulge

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EtymologyEdit

Latin divulgare, from di- (widely) + vulgare (publish).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /daɪˈvʌldʒ/, /dɪˈvʌldʒ/
    • (file)

VerbEdit

divulge (third-person singular simple present divulges, present participle divulging, simple past and past participle divulged)

  1. (transitive) To make public or known; to communicate to the public; to tell (information, especially a secret) so that it may become generally known
    I will never divulge that secret to anyone.
    Synonym: disclose
  2. To indicate publicly; to proclaim.

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