|1.||[ verb ] tell or deposit (information) knowledge|
|Synonyms:||give pass_on leave|
"give a secret to the Russians" "leave your name and address here"
|Related terms:||tell give bequeath conveyance|
|2.||[ verb ] of a quality, as in|
|Synonyms:||add contribute lend bring bestow|
: "Her presence lends a certain cachet to the company" "The music added a lot to the play" "She brings a special atmosphere to our meetings" "This adds a light note to the program"
|Related terms:||change throw_in instill tinsel addition|
|3.||[ verb ] make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret|
|Synonyms:||disclose reveal expose declare discover give_away break let_out divulge let_on bring_out|
"The auction house would not disclose the price" "She won't reveal her age" "bring out the truth" "he broke the news to her"
|Related terms:||tell betray confide tattle leak spring blow come_out_of_the_closet spring out blackwash muckrake reveal break discovery disclosure revelation exposure conveyance divulgence expose break|
|4.||[ verb ] make known; pass on, of information|
|Related terms:||communicate mean express hint thank say flash look breathe sign conveyance|