Part of speech: verb

To remove the covering from; disclose.

Part of speech: verb

To remove the hat, as in respect.

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Usage examples "uncover":

  1. Cover and bake until well done then uncover and brown. - "The Myrtle Reed Cook Book", Myrtle Reed.
  2. And sudden, I saw, as it did seem, a monstrous head within the glowing; for the glowing did seem at whiles as that it swept to and fore, as should a shining smoke that went obedient to a quiet wind: and so to hide and again to uncover. - "The Night Land", William Hope Hodgson.
  3. Struck by her appearance, the first thing the cadi and the pashas did, was to bid the Jew make the Christian uncover her face. - "The Exemplary Novels of Cervantes", Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra.