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[uhn-shroud] /ʌnˈʃraʊd/
verb (used with object)
to divest of a shroud or something that shrouds or hides:
to unshroud a corpse; to unshroud a mystery.
Origin of unshroud
First recorded in 1575-85; un-2 + shroud Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • The sun, dispersing the fog, had unshrouded the river and unveiled the barracks and the bluffs.

    The Plow-Woman Eleanor Gates
  • The nights were cold and still, the days soft yet brilliant in the blaze of an unshrouded sun.

  • Wheresoever Mr. Rogers turns the flaming eye, there is a spectral figure rising, unshrouded, from a grave of rags.

    Reprinted Pieces Charles Dickens
  • Then moving on, the endless procession again and again disclosed the snowy crest, shining out in unshrouded effulgence.

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