An example of divulge is when you reveal the secret ingredient in your mom's recipe.
Origin of divulge
- Middle English divulgen from Old French divulguer from Latin dīvulgāre to publish dī-, dis- among dis– vulgāre to spread among the multitude (from vulgus common people)
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- Latin divulgare, from di- (“widely”) + vulgare (“publish”).