Noun: unveiling ,ún'vey-ling
Verb: unveil ,ún'veyl
- Putting on display for the first time
"he attended the unveiling of the statue"
- The act of starting something for the first time; introducing something new
- initiation, founding, foundation, institution, origination, creation, innovation, introduction, instauration, debut, first appearance, launching, entry
- Remove the veil from
"Women must not unveil themselves in public in Islamic societies"
- Make visible
"Summer unveils bright clothes";
- uncover, bring out, reveal
- Remove the cover from
"unveil a painting"
Derived forms: unveilings
Type of: beginning, commencement, expose, presentation, remove, show, start, take, take away, uncover, withdraw
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