di·vulge /dəˈvʌlʤ, daɪ-/
Di·vulge v. t. [imp. & p. p. Divulged p. pr. & vb. n. Divulging.]
1. To make public; to several or communicate to the public; to tell (a secret) so that it may become generally known; to disclose; -- said of that which had been confided as a secret, or had been before unknown; as, to divulge a secret.
Divulge not such a love as mine. --Cowper.
2. To indicate publicly; to proclaim. [R.]
God . . . marks
The just man, and divulges him through heaven. --Milton.
3. To impart; to communicate.
Which would not be
To them [animals] made common and divulged. --Milton.
Syn: -- To publish; disclose; discover; uncover; reveal; communicate; impart; tell.
Di·vulge, v. i. To become publicly known. [R.] “To keep it from divulging.”
v : make known to the public information that was previously
known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a
secret; "The auction house would not disclose the price
at which the van Gogh had sold"; "The actress won't
reveal how old she is"; "bring out the truth"; "he broke
the news to her" [syn: disclose, let on, bring out,
reveal, discover, expose, impart, break, give
away, let out]