Word Focus

focusing on words and literature





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

Definition 1: the activity of keeping something secret - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for concealing in the sense of this definition

(concealing is a kind of ...) any specific behavior

"they avoided all recreational activity"

(... is a kind of concealing ) avoiding detection by moving carefully

(... is a kind of concealing ) an action intended to conceal or confuse or obscure

"requesting new powers of surveillance is just a smokescreen to hide their failures"

(... is a kind of concealing ) concealing something under the ground

(... is a kind of concealing ) concealment that attempts to prevent something scandalous from becoming public

(... is a kind of concealing ) a false identity and background (especially one created for an undercover agent)

"her new name and passport are cover for her next assignment"

(... is a kind of concealing ) the act of concealing the existence of something by obstructing the view of it

"the cover concealed their guns from enemy aircraft"

(... is a kind of concealing ) activity that tries to conceal something

"no mask could conceal his ignorance" "they moved in under a mask of friendship"

(... is a kind of concealing ) the act of concealing the identity of something by modifying its appearance

"he is a master of disguise"

(... is a kind of concealing ) concealing the source of illegally gotten money

Definition 2: covering or hiding - [adjective denoting all]

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

  • the concealing darkness
  • concealing curtains prevented discovery

More words

Another word for concealed

Another word for conceal

Another word for concavo-convex

Another word for concavo-concave

Another word for concavity

Another word for concealment

Another word for concede

Another word for conceding

Another word for conceit

Another word for conceited


Other word for conceited

conceited meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce conceited