Definition of unmask verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

unmask

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˌʌnˈmɑːsk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌʌnˈmæsk//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they unmask
BrE BrE//ˌʌnˈmɑːsk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌʌnˈmæsk//
 
he / she / it unmasks
BrE BrE//ˌʌnˈmɑːsks//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌʌnˈmæsks//
 
past simple unmasked
BrE BrE//ˌʌnˈmɑːskt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌʌnˈmæskt//
 
past participle unmasked
BrE BrE//ˌʌnˈmɑːskt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌʌnˈmæskt//
 
-ing form unmasking
BrE BrE//ˌʌnˈmɑːskɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌʌnˈmæskɪŋ//
 
 
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unmask somebody/something to show the true character of somebody, or a hidden truth about something synonym expose to unmask a spy
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: unmask