disclose-v; 2 Senses

Sense Number 1: reveal something previously secret

The auction house would not disclose the price at which the van Gogh had sold.
The actress would not disclose her age.
Detainees' names must be disclosed under federal FOI Act.
Claims that arise during or after the bankruptcy petition is filed do not have to be disclosed.

VerbNet: say-37.7-1,indicate-78-1-1
FrameNet: Reveal_secret
PropBank: disclose.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1

Sense Number 2: expose by removing a cover

The curtain rose to disclose a stunning set.
The outer coffin was lifted to disclose an inner coffin made of gold.
The vapors lifted and disclosed the mountains from which they had taken their first departure.

VerbNet: NM
FrameNet: NM
PropBank: NM
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2