toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

disclose
used in Moby Dick

4 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
to reveal (make something known that was previously a secret)
  • Still rolling in his blood, at last he partially disclosed a strangely discoloured bunch or protuberance, the size of a bushel, low down on the flank.
    Chapters 79-81 — The Prairie; The Nut; The Pequod Meets the Virgin (80% in)
  • How it is I know not; but there is no place like a bed for confidential disclosures between friends.
    Chapters 10-12 — A Bosom Friend; Nightgown; Biographical (48% in)
  • Though at the time I but ill comprehended not a few of his words, yet subsequent disclosures, when I had become more familiar with his broken phraseology, now enable me to present the whole story such as it may prove in the mere skeleton I give.
    Chapters 10-12 — A Bosom Friend; Nightgown; Biographical (71% in)
  • Unwittingly here a secret has been divulged, which perhaps might more properly, in set way, have been disclosed before.
    Chapters 106-108 — Ahab's Leg; The Carpenter; Ahab and the Carpenter (15% in)

There are no more uses of "disclose" in Moby Dick.

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