Un·cov·er v. t. [imp. & p. p. Uncovered p. pr. & vb. n. Uncovering.]
1. To take the cover from; to divest of covering; as, to uncover a box, bed, house, or the like; to uncover one's body.
2. To show openly; to disclose; to reveal. “To uncover his perjury to the oath of his coronation.”
3. To divest of the hat or cap; to bare the head of; as, to uncover one's head; to uncover one's self.
n 1: the removal of covering [syn: denudation, stripping, baring,
2: the act of discovering something [syn: discovery, find]