Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (v) hide, conceal (prevent from being seen or discovered) "hide the money"
- direct troponym / full troponym
- S: (v) veil (to obscure, or conceal with or as if with a veil) "women in Afghanistan veil their faces"
- S: (v) secrete (place out of sight; keep secret) "The money was secreted from his children"
- S: (v) obstruct, block (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"
- S: (v) cover (spread over a surface to conceal or protect) "This paint covers well"
- S: (v) bosom (hide in one's bosom) "She bosomed his letters"
- S: (v) bury (cover from sight) "Afghani women buried under their burkas"
- S: (v) cover, cover up (hide from view or knowledge) "The President covered the fact that he bugged the offices in the White House"
- S: (v) harbor, harbour, shield (hold back a thought or feeling about) "She is harboring a grudge against him"
- S: (v) obscure, befog, becloud, obnubilate, haze over, fog, cloud, mist (make less visible or unclear) "The stars are obscured by the clouds"; "the big elm tree obscures our view of the valley"
- S: (v) disguise, mask (make unrecognizable) "The herb masks the garlic taste"; "We disguised our faces before robbing the bank"
- S: (v) sweep under the rug (to conceal something in the hopes it won't be discovered by others) "The president tried to sweep the embarrassing incident under the rug"
- S: (v) lurk, skulk (lie in wait, lie in ambush, behave in a sneaky and secretive manner)
- derivationally related form
- sentence frame
- S: (v) conceal, hold back, hold in (hold back; keep from being perceived by others) "She conceals her anger well"