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Definitions and Synonyms of conceal | Another word for conceal | What is conceal?

Definition 1: hold back; keep from being perceived by others - [verb of perception]

Samples where conceal or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She conceals her anger well

Synonyms for conceal in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of conceal ) hide from view

"The lids were occulting her eyes"

Definition 2: prevent from being seen or discovered - [verb of perception]

Samples where conceal or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • hide the money

Synonyms for conceal in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of conceal ) to obscure, or conceal with or as if with a veil

"women in Afghanistan veil their faces"

(... is a kind of conceal ) to conceal something in the hopes it won't be discovered by others

"The president tried to sweep the embarrassing incident under the rug"

(... is a kind of conceal ) make unrecognizable

"The herb masks the garlic taste" "We disguised our faces before robbing the bank"

(... is a kind of conceal ) make less visible or unclear

"The stars are obscured by the clouds" "the big elm tree obscures our view of the valley"

(... is a kind of conceal ) hold back a thought or feeling about

"She is harboring a grudge against him"

(... is a kind of conceal ) hide from view or knowledge

"The President covered the fact that he bugged the offices in the White House"

(... is a kind of conceal ) cover from sight

"Afghani women buried under their burkas"

(... is a kind of conceal ) hide in one's bosom

"She bosomed his letters"

(... is a kind of conceal ) spread over a surface to conceal or protect

"This paint covers well"

(... is a kind of conceal ) shut out from view or get in the way so as to hide from sight

"The thick curtain blocked the action on the stage" "The trees obstruct my view of the mountains"

(... is a kind of conceal ) place out of sight; keep secret

"The money was secreted from his children"

(... is a kind of conceal ) lie in wait, lie in ambush, behave in a sneaky and secretive manner

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