Synonyms of 'conceal'
to cover and hideThe device, concealed in a dustbin, was defused by police.
The compound was hidden by trees and shrubs.
She buried it under some leaves.
He had stashed money away in secret offshore bank accounts.
She secreted the gun in the kitchen cabinet.
the black patch which covered his left eye
The road is screened by a block of flats.
The building is almost completely obscured by a huge banner.
This is another clever attempt to camouflage reality.
to keep secretRobert could not conceal his relief.
I have absolutely nothing to hide, I have done nothing wrong.
She made no attempt to disguise her contempt.
A thick grey cloud masked the sun.
At no time did they try to persuade me to suppress the information.
Her hair swept across her face, as if to veil it.
draw a veil over,
keep under your hat
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in the sense of bury
to cover (something) from sightShe buried it under some leaves.
in the sense of camouflage
to conceal by camouflageThis is another clever attempt to camouflage reality.
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