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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
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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.
A Tarzana lawyer was convicted Monday of seven counts of bankruptcy fraud for hiding assets and concealing information during his 1994 personal bankruptcy proceedings.
Smith's fraud was uncovered after she had a nervous breakdown from the continuous pressure of concealing her activities.
Parents had vested interests in concealing their own misconduct, adds Lewis, and in several cases cooperated with the prosecution, testified against their own children or urged the judge to impose a death sentence.