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unveiling, present participle; unveiled, past tense; unveils, 3rd person singular present; unveiled, past participle;
  1. Remove a veil or covering from, esp. uncover (a new monument or work of art) as part of a public ceremony
    • - the mayor unveiled a plaque
    • - the unveiling of the memorial
  2. Show or announce publicly for the first time
    • - the manufacturer unveiled plans for expanding into aviation

  1. remove the veil from; "Women must not unveil themselves in public in Islamic societies"
  2. uncover: make visible; "Summer brings out bright clothes"; "He brings out the best in her"
  3. remove the cover from; "unveil a painting"
  4. (unveiled) revealed; especially by having a veil removed; "a new generation of unveiled women in Iran"; "applauding the unveiled statue of Winston Churchill"
  5. (unveiling) putting on display for the first time; "he attended the unveiling of the statue"
  6. (unveiling) introduction: the act of beginning something new; "they looked forward to the debut of their new product line"
  7. Unveil is the fourth album by Jeff Deyo, but his first album released through Indelible Creative Group. This album differs from others from Jeff in that this album does not contain covers of popular worship songs mixed with original songs.
  8. (Unveiled (Alias episode)) The third season of the American drama/adventure television series Alias premiered September 28, 2003 on ABC and concluded May 23, 2004 and was released on DVD in region 1 on September 7, 2004. Guest stars in season three include Vivica A. ...
  9. (Unveiled (Whitecross album)) Unveiled was the sixth album by Christian metal band Whitecross, released in 1994. It reached #18 on Billboard's Top Contemporary Christian Albums chart. The album was produced by Jimmie Lee Sloas.
  10. (Unveiling) Bereavement in Judaism is a combination of minhag (traditional custom) and mitzvah (good deeds or religious obligation) derived from Judaism's classical Torah and rabbinic texts. The details of observance and practice vary according to each Jewish community.
  11. (The Unveiling) The Unveiling is the second studio album and first album released on independent hardcore Christian label Solid State Records by post-hardcore band Cry of the Afflicted.
  12. To remove a veil from; to divest of a veil; to uncover; to disclose to view; to reveal; as, she unveiled her face
  13. (Unveiled) [biblical term] Unashamed, corporate and individual interaction between the Bride and the Bridegroom God (Song of Songs 1:7; 2 Corinthians 3:18)
  14. (Unveiled) productive, state of fecundity.
  15. (unveiling) It is customary for the memorial stone to be unveiled during a ceremony held after the Kaddish period (11 months for parents and 30 days for other close relatives) is over, but no later than one year after the death.
  16. (UNVEILING) revelation; reveal oneself, such as Jesus Christ; disclose; to make mentally and spiritually visible; to make known what has been concealed. [See Illumination and Revelation].
  17. (Unveiling) It is a custom in many Jewish communities to keep a deceased's tombstone covered for the first twelve months after death, and to ceremonially unveil the tombstone on the first anniversary of the death. See Life, Death and Mourning.
  18. (unveiling) Prayer service for consecrating tombstone in Judaism.