Englischer Thesaurus

Synonyme von cover something up

(Partikelverb ) 
Definition
to attempt to conceal (a mistake or crime)
They knew they had done something wrong and lied to cover it up.
Synonyme
conceal
Robert could not conceal his relief.
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hide
I have absolutely nothing to hide, I have done nothing wrong.
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suppress
At no time did they try to persuade me to suppress the information.
, ,
keep secret
,
whitewash (informal)
The administration is whitewashing the regime's actions.
,
hush up
,
sweep under the carpet
,
draw a veil over
,
keep silent about
,
cover your tracks
,
keep dark
,
feign ignorance about
,
keep under your hat (informal)
See cover

Zusätzliche Synonyme

in the sense of hide
Definition
to keep (information or one's feelings) secret
I have absolutely nothing to hide, I have done nothing wrong.
Synonyme
keep secret,
keep quiet about,
hush up,
draw a veil over,
keep dark,
keep under your hat
in the sense of suppress
Definition
to prevent the circulation or publication of (information or books)
At no time did they try to persuade me to suppress the information.
Synonyme
keep secret,
hush up,
stonewall,
sweep under the carpet,
draw a veil over,
keep silent about,
keep dark,
keep under your hat (informal)
in the sense of whitewash
Definition
to conceal the unpleasant truth about
The administration is whitewashing the regime's actions.
Synonyme
cover up,
make light of,
gloss over,
airbrush

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