- To disclose is defined as to make something known or reveal something.
When you tell someone secret information, this is an example of a situation where you disclose secret information.
disclose definition by Webster's New World
- discloser noun
disclose definition by American Heritage Dictionary
transitive verb dis·closed, dis·clos·ing, dis·clos·es
- To expose to view, as by removing a cover; uncover.
- To make known (something heretofore kept secret).
Origin: Middle English disclosen, from Old French desclore, desclos- : des-, dis- + clore, to close (from Latin claudere).
- dis·closˈa·ble adjective
- dis·closˈer noun