Synonyms of conceal
1 hideDictionary • The device, concealed in a dustbin, was defused by police.
hide • The compound was hidden by trees and shrubs.
bury • She buried it under some leaves.
stash (informal) • He had stashed money away in secret offshore bank accounts.
secrete • She secreted the gun in the kitchen cabinet.
cover • the black patch which covered his left eye
screen • The road is screened by a block of flats.
obscure • The building is almost completely obscured by a huge banner.
camouflage • This is another clever attempt to camouflage reality.
, lay bare
2 keep secret • Robert could not conceal his relief.
hide • I have absolutely nothing to hide, I have done nothing wrong.
disguise • He made no attempt to disguise his contempt.
mask • A thick grey cloud masked the sun.
suppress • At no time did they try to persuade me to suppress the information.
veil • Her hair swept across her face, as if to veil it.
draw a veil over
keep under your hat
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buryIf you bury something under a large quantity of things, you put it there, often in order to hide it.
• She buried it under some leaves.
camouflageIf military buildings or vehicles are camouflaged, things such as leaves, branches, or brown and green paint are used to make it difficult for an enemy to see them.
• This is another clever attempt to camouflage reality.
coverIf one thing covers another, it has been placed over it in order to protect it, hide it, or close it.
• the black patch which covered his left eye
Thesaurus for conceal from the Collins English Thesaurus