HyperDic: uncovering

English > 2 senses of the word uncovering:
NOUNactuncovering, denudation, stripping, baring, huskingthe removal of covering / covering
actuncovering, discovery, findthe act of discovering something
uncovering > pronunciation
Soundsahnkah'verihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > uncovering: 2 senses > noun 1, act
MeaningThe removal of covering / covering.
Synonymsdenudation, stripping, baring, husking
NarrowercornhuskingThe act of removing the husks from ears of corn / corn
deforestation, disforestationThe removal of trees
Broaderremoval, remotionThe act of removing
Spanishdenudación
Catalandenudació
English > uncovering: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningThe act of discovering something.
Synonymsdiscovery, find
Narrowerbreakthroughmaking an important discovery
detection, catching, espial, spying, spottingThe act of detecting something
determination, findingThe act of determining the properties of something, usually by research or calculation
rediscoveryThe act of discovering again
self-discoveryDiscovering your own individuality
tracingThe discovery and description of the course of development of something
Broaderact, deed, human action, human activitySomething that people do or cause to happen
Spanishdescubrimiento, hallazgo
Catalandescoberta, descobriment, troballa

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