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noun as in ascertainment

noun as in detection

noun as in nakedness

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Uncovering these treasures in Iraq has posed a special set of challenges for excavators.

Uncovering wrongdoing in an administration that happens to be Republican?

But she has an unerring talent for uncovering the extraordinary in the ordinary.

Uncovering all of it will take time and persistence, even if Syrian President Bashar al-Assad decides to fully cooperate.

Mac Griswold tells Jane Ciabattari about uncovering a story of slavery on Long Island.

The work was carried on with splendid perseverance, and the uncovering of the interior was completed in 1908.

Uncovering the pretty box, I found a long, slender—something—of sparkling silver.

They are uncovering a head, a head that is shrouded with something white.

Captain Cabillia made several researches round the pyramids also, but none exceeded his toil in uncovering the temple sphinx.

She went to Karol, uncovering his other arm, and made the injection; almost immediately the moaning stopped and Karol lay still.


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On this page you'll find 123 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to uncovering, such as: detection, determination, find, finding, and unearthing.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.