What does the word revelation mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • The act of revealing; that which is revealed.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • The Apocalypse.

Usage examples for revelation

  1. In answer, Hector told the story of the revelation made to him by Allan Roscoe, after his father's death. – Hector's Inheritance or The Boys of Smith Institute by Horatio Alger
  2. I have not yet arranged my ideas in regard to this wonderful revelation, but I believe. – The Vizier of the Two-Horned Alexander by Frank R. Stockton
  3. This was a revelation. – The Story of Antony Grace by George Manville Fenn