As verbs the difference between uncover and unearth
is that uncover
is to remove the cover of an object while unearth
is to drive or draw from the earth.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
to remove the cover of an object
To reveal the identity of
- The model railway was uncovered .
To show openly; to disclose; to reveal.
- The murderer has finally been uncovered .
To divest of the hat or cap; to bare the head of.
- To uncover his perjury to the oath of his coronation.
- to uncover oneself
* cover up
To drive or draw from the earth.
To uncover or find; to bring out from concealment; to bring to light; to disclose.
To dig up.
- to unearth a secret