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self-revelation

[self-rev-uh-ley-shuh n, self-] /ˈsɛlfˌrɛv əˈleɪ ʃən, ˌsɛlf-/
noun
1.
disclosure of one's private feelings, thoughts, etc., especially when unintentional.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55
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Examples for self-revelation
  • It gave writers less opportunity for self-revelation.
  • If they meet again, and particularly if they develop a relationship, their self-revelation may expand both in scope and detail.
  • The root of her style is less self-revelation than polemic against the moment's status quo.

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