Definitions of divulge

  1. To impart; to communicate. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. To make public; to several or communicate to the public; to tell (a secret) so that it may become generally known; to disclose; - said of that which had been confided as a secret, or had been before unknown; as, to divulge a secret. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. To make known, as something previously kept secret; disclose. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. To spread abroad among the vulgar or the people: to make public: to reveal. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5. To tell, as a secret; disclose. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  6. To become publicly known. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. To make public; to tell or make known something before private or secret; to disclose; to proclaim. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

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Usage examples for divulge

  1. " Meltor," said the princess, " I have kept a secret of yours for many moons- a secret that, were I to divulge it to a certain nobleman, would cost you your life. – Warrior of the Dawn by Howard Carleton Browne
  2. And she proceeded to divulge it to her father. – IT and Other Stories by Gouverneur Morris