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conceal

verb camouflage, cloak, confine, cover, cover up, curtain, disguise, eclipse, enshroud, entomb, envelop, harbor, hide, keep clandestine, keep from, keep out of sight, keep secret, keep to oneself, keep underground, make innonspicuous, make indiscernible, make unapparent, make unperceptible, mask, not reveal, obscure, occulere, protect, render invisible, screen, seclude, secrete, shade, shadow, shield, shroud, store, suppress, throw a veil over, veil, withhraw from observation, withold, withold information
Associated concepts: conceal assets, conceal information, conceal material facts
Foreign phrases: Fraus est celare fraudem.It is fraud to conneal a fraud.
See also: blind, camouflage, circumvent, cloak, clothe, disguise, distort, ensconce, enshroud, envelop, expurgate, guard, harbor, hedge, hide, misguide, misinform, obfuscate, obliterate, obnubilate, obscure, screen, seclude, sequester, shroud, stifle, suppress, withhold
References in classic literature ?
Forgetting his intention of concealing his knowledge of French, Pierre, snatching away the pistol and throwing it down, ran up to the officer and addressed him in French.
However, she had, on such occasions, the advantage of concealing her blushes from the eyes of men; and
In short, she had such a bewitching eloquence, and so great a power of persuasion that there was no concealing anything from her.
I knew there was no marrying without entirely concealing that I had had a child, for he would soon have discovered by the age of it that it was born, nay, and gotten too, since my parley with him, and that would have destroyed all the affair.
So saying I raised my hat and went upon my way, leaving them still seated behind that concealing hedge.
The third way of concealing the theft of electricity is imposing the tariffs for industrial customers as for the domestic customers.
Under these circumstances, the observation of inappropriate clothing for existing weather conditions probably would not constitute a clear indicator that the person may be concealing a firearm because such behavior could be completely understandable.
A grandmother has been charged with two further counts of concealing the birth of a child following the discovery of remains earlier this year.
Razor blades hidden in tennis shoes, an artificial leg concealing a bayonet, and a handgun taped to the side of a similarly-shaped drill are among the weapons some passengers in the US have tried to carry on board flights recently.
The Concealed Weapons Vests from CampCo feature 21 pockets, many of them oversized for concealing firearms, ammo and other valuables.
Ando has created an enduring frame for an icon of fashion and a stage for its votaries, while cleverly concealing the private domain of staff and buyers.
The back pass (A to B) is the key to concealing the point of attack.