go public with (something)

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go public with (something)

To publicize or reveal something. When do you guys plan to go public with your relationship?
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go public with

Informal
To reveal to the public a previously unknown or secret piece of information: The president finally had to go public with the scandal.
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Congress was reacting the dotcom bust and the collapse of a multitude of companies that had gone public with little more than PowerPoint plans for profits in the great by and by.
Because the pro-life movement has gone public with the truth, the number of medical training centers that teach abortion procedures has decreased by almost half.
Because the pro-life movement has gone public with the truth, the number of facilities providing abortions has dropped by 40%.