hide the truth

See: perjure
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So they dared no longer hide the truth from her, but said it was the will of Heaven, and that her birth was only the innocent cause of it; but the little girl mourned sadly about it every day, and thought herself bound to do all she could to bring her brothers back; and she had neither rest nor ease, till at length one day she stole away, and set out into the wide world to find her brothers, wherever they might be, and free them, whatever it might cost her.
But they resolved also to hide the truth from the Earl.
"Not to hide the truth, Mistress Hester, my thoughts happen just now to be busy with the gentleman.
Hide the truth as you may (I said), a time will come when our child will know what you are keeping from her now.
Polly looked up to thank him, but never did, for there was something deeper than gratitude in the honest blue eyes, that could not hide the truth entirely.
Sparsit, in point of high connexions, you are on a level with the aristocracy, - did I say, or did I not say, to that fellow, "you can't hide the truth from me: you are not the kind of fellow I like; you'll come to no good"?'
"Because, Hetty, you are shutting up your soul against him, by trying to hide the truth. God's love and mercy can overcome all things--our ignorance, and weakness, and all the burden of our past wickedness--all things but our wilful sin, sin that we cling to, and will not give up.
And possibly, too, he hoped by his rude and sneering behaviour to hide the truth from others.
Meanwhile, Jacob makes a shocking discovery about his mother, and Ruby continues to hide the truth from Dani and her team.
Trump/Pence continue to try to hide the truth from their Christian supporters--the terrorist attacks on Christians/Christian churches in Sri Lanka and elsewhere are inspired by the extremist Saudi ideology that Saudi Arabia spends billions propagating worldwide.
I voted today in support of H.Con.Res.24 to ensure just that, and I will support all efforts by Congressional investigators to ensure that the Trump Administration does not hide the truth from the American people.
How will we believe those who wish to serve the country if they continue to hide the truth in everything-such as what school they graduated from, or if they graduated at all?