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bring to light

verb disclose, discover, educate, enlighten, expose, get out in the open, impart, knowledge, leak out, reveal, shed light on, shed new light, show, take the lid off of, take the wraps off, uncover, unearth, unfold, unmask
Associated concepts: confidentiality, secrecy
See also: adduce, bare, bear, betray, clarify, denude, detect, disclose, discover, display, divulge, educe, evidence, exhibit, expose, ferret, locate, manifest, produce, reveal, unveil
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I wish to bring to light a movement that is gaining ground all over the world ...
2 : to bring to light : uncover <Reporters unearthed a scandal.>
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