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revelation

noun [C or U] uk   /ˌrev.əˈleɪ.ʃən/ us  
C2 the act of making something known that was secret, or a fact that is made known: a moment of revelation [+ that] His wife divorced him after the revelation that he was having an affair. Shocking revelations about their private life appeared in the papers.come as/be a revelation C2 to be an extremely pleasant surprise: This book came as a complete revelation to me.
Translations of “revelation”
in Korean 폭로…
in Arabic وَحي, إلهام…
in French révélation…
in Turkish ifşaat, açılama, açığa vurma…
in Italian rivelazione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 暴露, 被揭示的真相,被揭露的內情…
in Russian разоблачение…
in Polish rewelacja…
in Spanish revelación…
in Portuguese revelação…
in German die Enthüllung…
in Catalan revelació…
in Japanese 発覚した情報, 暴露された情報…
in Chinese (Simplified) 暴露, 被揭示的真相,被揭露的内情…
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