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