toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

revelation
used in Wuthering Heights

3 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
something that was previously unknown — especially something that is surprising; or making such a thing known
  • Earnshaw blushed crimson when his cousin made this revelation of his private literary accumulations, and stammered an indignant denial of her accusations.
    Chapter 31 (41% in)
  • I was much vexed at her and the servant for their mutual revelations; having no doubt of Linton's approaching arrival, communicated by the former, being reported to Mr. Heathcliff; and feeling as confident that Catherine's first thought on her father's return would be to seek an explanation of the latter's assertion concerning her rude-bred kindred.
    Chapter 18 (73% in)
  • The two new friends established themselves in the house during his absence; where I heard Hareton sternly cheek his cousin, on her offering a revelation of her father-in-law's conduct to his father.
    Chapter 33 (49% in)

There are no more uses of "revelation" in Wuthering Heights.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®